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College saving: a sizable amount of prep & research needs to be done by parents & students alike in order to properly plan for a child’s financial funding.

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Time well-spent is considered an investment of time, so isn’t money well-spent considered an investment too?

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Helping people avoid mistakes is one of the most reliable ways for the financial services industry to create meaningful value for clients.

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Parents want to help their kids achieve financially secure careers. But many kids of high income parents end up earning far less than their parents. Here's why.

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Many parents save money for their kids’ future college costs at the expense of their own financial futures. But did you know college costs are dropping?

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Consider "blending" (not "balancing") those activities that improve your financial situation and your obligations to take care of yourself and your family.

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Many parents are intentional about teaching prudent financial practices to their children. But children learn more from their parents by just being around them.

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When children see adults actively involved in philanthropy, it can inspire them. Steps to teaching children the joy of helping others.

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One of the most important concerns of our wealth management clients involves a resource even more finite than their money – their time.

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Taking care of aging parents is an increasing reality for many baby boomers. We have entered, a perfect storm of increased longevity & rising healthcare costs.

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