Tax Reform

Congress passed a milestone tax reform bill last month and below is some of the most pertinent information. These reforms are helping both individual tax payers and corporations, and you will probably see an increase in your paycheck starting in February! The next...
Concerned About a Corrections?

Concerned About a Corrections?

Concerned About a Corrections? History shows us that equities markets experience a 15% correction every 3-5 years.  In recent years, they are coming closer to the 2-3 year mark.  Each time, the press puts a label on the reason, but I find the reasons aren’t really...

Hospice Care

Doing some homework on hospice care reveals there is a lot more to know on the subject than at first blush. The national organization says hospice specializes in caring for people with life-limiting illness for medical care, pain management, emotional, and spiritual...
The Dreaded Phone Call

The Dreaded Phone Call

What happens when you get the dreaded phone call?  Dad is sick, mom is beside herself, and no one knows about their finances. My heart goes to out to people when crisis hits.  Families need love and care during unexpected events and the very idea of even talking about...
Training your Teens about Healthy Finances

Training your Teens about Healthy Finances

While it hasn’t been the question of the past, one likely of the future is: What will it take for our children to retire in style? Truly, they face a host of challenges. Prices do go up and while we have been fortunate since the 70’s to have controlled prices, there...