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Your story, what has happened to you and what you have done, is unique and important. But it is not the same as your identity or who you are. As a company, our identity is much deeper than what we have accomplished or can accomplish. Identity goes to the core of what makes you who you are, to the values that define you. And if we utilize Blake’s wisdom, we should strive to have gratefulness at our core and seek to serve others. It is there that we will find true value.read more
Bringing home a new baby is an exciting time in life. Terrifying but exciting, as life gets flipped upside down. Date nights are traded (for a time at least) for precious minutes of sleep. Suddenly the Electronics Store credit card is traded for a Baby Store account...read more
Estate Planning is oft-ignored and commonly put off because it is rarely an easy exercise. Perhaps people mistake it as “only for the rich” but when the reality of losing a loved one is upon us, the importance of having a good estate plan hits home, no matter the net worth of the individual.read more
There are many forms of insurance and, unfortunately, no one-size-fits-all policy. Life insurance is a virtual necessity if you have a spouse and children, but perhaps less important for a single person. Disability insurance, which provides an income stream if you are unable to work, is important for everyone.read more
The net worth formula is simple: Net Worth = Assets – Liabilities. Your net worth statement lists the items that make up your assets and liabilities. Rather than zooming back into the fine details, try focusing on the following key factors to understand how they impact the bigger picture.read more
Having an emergency fund is often the first step in savings. You then can follow that up with directed savings for the things that are important to you. If it is important to pay for your child’s education, it makes sense to save for that. If family vacations are important, save for that. For the goals that are longer term in nature, investing in the market with a targeted risk budget could improve chances of reaching your goals. There are no hard and fast rules that guarantee success, only steps to increase the probability of you reaching your goals.read more