Why the 2008 Recession Still Matters

Why the 2008 Recession Still Matters

As I write this post, we have just celebrated the longest bull run in the history of the stock market. Since March 9, 2009 the S&P 500 has increased a whopping 275% (+/-), helping to alleviate some of the fears that we felt while watching the market descend for 17...
What does a Financial Advisor actually do?

What does a Financial Advisor actually do?

The amount of information available about the financial services industry can be overwhelming. Adding to the confusion is the term “advisor” or… “adviser.” Our industry can’t even agree on how to spell the word! I won’t bore you with the explanation of the different...
What should I do with my pension?

What should I do with my pension?

As more companies suspend and eliminate their pension plan, employees are faced with the decision of what to do with it. For those fortunate enough to still have a pension (whether it is a defined benefit or cash balance plan) upon retiring or separating of service...