Article Topic: Investments

BRRRR

If I had to use one word to describe this summer it would be BRRRR! No, I am not crazy. I realize this has been one of the hottest summers on record. Around the world. But BRRRR has nothing to do with being cold. It’s a real estate strategy that my husband Bill and I...

An Investment That Can Never Decrease In Value

Let me just start by saying ... Nick hates insurance.   As far has he is concerned ... it's a waste of money.   He provides well for his family.   But the idea of this extra cost, where he has absolutely no benefit doesn't sit well for him.       Being 10 years older...
A Million Dollars Of Debt

A Million Dollars Of Debt

Would you work with a financial planner that was a million dollars in debt? Before you say "No", read the full story. This is not your father's economy. This is not your father's economy. And it shouldn't be your father's saving strategy either. When our parents were...

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You Can’t Handle The Risk

You Can’t Handle The Risk

When I ask clients if they can handle risk, they usually say yes. Well let’s test that hypothesis then shall we. In 2008 did you get into the market or out of the market? How about 2020? If you got out of the market, then you can’t handle risk. If you invested more,...

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This Isn’t Good

This Isn’t Good

Tax Free Savings Accounts are not good for the government ... and that's exactly why they are great for you! When we were children, our parents taught us that sharing is good. But sometimes there is such a thing as an "over-share". That's when you're forced to hand...

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