Financial Planning is an important component for everyone’s financial life. It is the key to achieving financial freedom and helps you see the “big picture,” when it comes to setting long- and short-term life goals and being on track to achieve them. A proper financial plan outlines your personal circumstances, objectives and risk tolerance; it […]Read More »
Retirement is something virtually all of us look forward to. While the idea of owning 100% of your time appeals to virtually everyone what to do with that time is becoming the larger question. For instance, according to Gallup 74% of Americans plan to work past age 65. What might you do and how […]Read More »
So far this year, we saw a strong market start with significant correction over about a week. Since then, we have seen a partial rebound, but what’s next? We don’t have a crystal ball and any guess is speculation. We appear to be treading sideway as this market reevaluates the possibility of higher interest rates, […]Read More »
As you review your personal finances and take stock of your investments don’t forget to assess the value of your own financial education. Sure, you have a knowledgeable financial advisor who handles all of that for you, but your own personal understanding of finances can help you make better, more informed decisions, or at least […]Read More »
Budgeting effectively is an imperative skill to have, in fact, it is the foundation for overall Financial Wellness, and a fundamental piece in achieving financial freedom preserving your wealth. However, recent studies have demonstrated that only 1 out of 3 Americans create a budget every month. It is not an easy task, but it also […]Read More »
As parents part of our job is to teach our kids how to be successful in life the best we can. This often includes having discussions about important issues and there may be nothing more important than the subject of money and finance. This can often be difficult since many us weren’t given much information […]Read More »
We often get asked what our forward-looking perspective is on the markets. People often already have an opinion colored by politics, location and personal experience. This article from Guggenheim might shed some objective perspective on “Forecasting the Next Recession”. While a little technical, the article tracks six leading indicators with hopes of spotting where we […]Read More »
In regards to Bitcoin we get asked, “Should we get in?” “Is it a bubble?” It’s tough to answer, because it could so several ways. Bitcoin and other digital currencies are likely here to stay. We have heard that several investment custodians are gearing up to accept digital currencies to fund brokerage accounts. The projections […]Read More »
As the year begins to wind down we tend to focus on more immediate financial concerns—how much to spend on the kids, travel expenses—and less on the bigger picture. We have assembled a list of four quick things you can do to make sure that you start 2018 on the right financial note.Read More »
In your lifetime, chances are you have switched jobs at least once. Changing jobs is complicated enough and managing a 401K is the last thing on one’s mind when switching employers. A survey done in 2013 by ING USA showed that half of American adults who participated in an employer-sponsored retirement plan, such as a […]Read More »
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