“Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.” ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt This quote is a reminder of our country’s make-up and resonates with everyone in some capacity. For us, Rick’s hip replacement this summer has limited our cycling, and in its place we […]
Five simple steps helped my family on our journey from 529 account establishment 18 years ago to college enrollment deposit day next week. I hope these also will help you on your path.
If you feel like you are getting started later than you would like on saving for your retirement, don’t panic. There are things you can do. We all have competing interests for our money: student loan debt, children, starting a business, helping a family member and the list goes on. Here are pointers to get […]
“I look back on my 20s. It’s supposed to be the prime of your life, the most vital, the most beautiful. But you’re making your critical decisions and sometimes your most critical mistakes.” Ann Brashares How many times have you heard, “….If I only knew then what I know now”? When you are in your […]
The past year has been anything but a smooth ride, with two separate pullbacks of more than 10%; yet the broad stock market, as measured by the S&P 500 Index, has once again reached new record highs. Daunting challenges emerged over the year, including plummeting oil prices, international economic worries (China and Europe), and prospects of Federal Reserve (Fed) […]