We would all love to have a family reunion in some exotic location at a luxury resort, but most of us can’t afford this extravagance. Years ago, when families stayed near one another, it was easy to have simple reunions at home where everyone would bring a dish and stories to share. Today, however, many…

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  This year’s hurricane season brought with it much devastation, but luckily many lives were saved due to mandatory evacuations imposed by local governments before the storms hit our shores. Planning gives everyone a chance to protect themselves, their property and to find peace before the storm knowing you did all you could to prepare…

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Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them. – Dalai Lama When you’re asked to do a favor for a friend or family, do you expect a return on the favor? Are you keeping tabs of the many good deeds or loans…

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Secure Act and Retirement Savings For many Americans, financial insecurity is a real threat. And much of it is due to rising health care costs, limited Social Security funds, and debt.  According to a 2017 report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office, about half of the household age of 55 and older have no retirement…

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Technology and FinTech  The FinTech Market The FinTech (“financial technology”) market is alive and well, and the largest group of users are tech-savvy millennial’s. It comes as no surprise that a generation raised using the assistance of smartphones and apps would indeed continue to seek to utilize apps in adulthood. The Fintech industry has offered…

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