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COVID Relief From Congress

There’s a lot to unpack in the newly-passed, newly-signed American Rescue Plan bill, beyond the fact that the government is once again sending checks out to American families. The goal is to help relieve the economic suffering caused by the COVID pandemic in...

Understanding Sustainable and Responsible Investing

At one time, considered a niche area of investment practice, Sustainable and Responsible Investing (SRI) now embrace a broad investment audience that includes individuals, including high net worth and otherwise, and institutions such as pension plans and endowments...

Understanding Interest Rates and Your Financial Situation

When discussing bank accounts, investments, loans, and mortgages, it is important to understand the concept of interest rates. Interest is the price you pay for the temporary use of someone else’s funds; an interest rate is the percentage of a borrowed amount that is...

Afraid of a Stock Market Correction? Get a Plan

Lately it seems as if every client or potential client I see asks about the possibility of a looming market correction. Investors are loving these good times, but they’re smart — they know the market runs in cycles, and the good times can’t last...

Inflation, Your Retirement & Purchasing Power

You hear it all the time: you should make sure your retirement savings at least keep pace with inflation. But what is inflation and how does it really affect your retirement savings? Let’s explore. In simple terms, inflation is defined as an increase in the general...