Learning from FIRE and financial freedom

By |2019-09-30T17:14:57+00:00September 30th, 2019|Personal Finance, Uncategorized|

I attended a great conference earlier this month where I had the opportunity to talk to a group of folks who are part of the FIRE movement.  FIRE stands for Financial Independence Retire Early.  We had some interesting discussions and I’ve thought a lot about those conversations since then. Many of the people I spoke [...]

Where should you be invested in your 40s?

By |2019-01-15T15:43:39+00:00December 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|

You can do a quick Google search and find countless articles from news outlets that tell you how you should be invested if you’re in your 40s.  If you fall into that segment of the population, should you follow their advice? By the numbers First, let’s look at how many people fall into this category.  [...]

Submit the FAFSA – even if you won’t get aid

By |2019-09-30T18:01:29+00:00October 16th, 2018|College, Uncategorized|

Every year people ask if they should complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) if they know they won’t qualify for financial aid.  The answer is Yes! In general, completing the FAFSA isn’t difficult or time consuming.  You might find that the toughest part is coordinating a time with your student to get [...]

Join us for a free seminar – March 8 – International Women’s Day

By |2018-07-13T01:51:05+00:00February 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Join us for a free seminar on Building your Financial Future - March 8 - International Women's Day Did you know that 80-90 percent of women will be solely responsible for their finances at some point in their lives?  Will you be ready? Join us as we talk about the special financial challenges that women [...]