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Added by Karen Mendez, CDFA tm on June 4, 2013 at 7:36am — No Comments
True, all boats are floating now but are you positioned to stay afloat when the tide starts to go out?
Seven Months — The best “June-to-December” total return performance for the S&P 500 since 2000 took place in 2009 when the stock index gained 22.8% over the final seven months of the year. The worst “June-to-December” result took place in 2008 when a loss of 34.5% occurred…Continue
Added by Karen Mendez, CDFA tm on June 4, 2013 at 7:32am — No Comments
Financial confidence. Can you ever have it too early?
Added by Karen Mendez, CDFA tm on June 1, 2013 at 10:06am — No Comments
Come closer-I do not bite.
Added by Karen Mendez, CDFA tm on June 1, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments
It’s graduation season – a time of celebration!
From kindergarten to college, kids and young adults are donning caps and gowns and looking forward to ending one chapter in their lives and starting a new one.
However, children of divorced parents may be more concerned about potential issues related to having their divorced parents attend the same ceremony than about the joy of…Continue
Added by Julia M. Garwood, CFLS on May 31, 2013 at 9:17am — No Comments
Quality of life is most important to my clients regardless of how much money they have.
Added by Karen Mendez, CDFA tm on May 31, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments
As same sex couples wait to hear a big announcement by the Supreme Court, this article gives some pointers on things that need to be considered before jumping into "married life"
Added by Karen Mendez, CDFA tm on May 28, 2013 at 8:55pm — No Comments
Have a laugh and then start taking action on these excellent financial tips.
Added by Karen Mendez, CDFA tm on May 24, 2013 at 3:55pm — No Comments
The word "Retirement" is making alot of people anxious more than ever these days. They are wondering if it if even possible for them. I help my clients plan for a successful retirement.
Added by Karen Mendez, CDFA tm on May 24, 2013 at 8:19am — No Comments
Tragic story about well paid athletes falling victim to shortsightedness with their money.
Added by Karen Mendez, CDFA tm on May 24, 2013 at 8:16am — No Comments
This article makes some valid points worth considering however, in my professional experience, mediation does not work for everyone and if mediation drags on it can be even more costly than going to court. I agree, you have a better chance through mediation to get more of what you want.
Added by Karen Mendez, CDFA tm on May 24, 2013 at 8:10am — No Comments
Interesting facts about divorce statistics among same sex couples.
Added by Karen Mendez, CDFA tm on May 24, 2013 at 8:06am — No Comments
Enjoy this article.
Added by Karen Mendez, CDFA tm on May 24, 2013 at 8:04am — No Comments
Spring is in the air, which means it’s time to clean out the grill, re-stain the deck and invite friends, family and neighbors over for some outdoor get-togethers. Before you throw the first steaks on the grill however, ask yourself – Is my deck safe?
May is Deck Safety Month, and now is the time to make sure your deck is sturdy and up for another season of supporting your family and guests safely. Deck safety is a serious issue. According to data collected by the Consumer…Continue
Added by Jeff Mudd on May 21, 2013 at 9:34am — No Comments
A wonderful part of my position as Board Chair of GSDBA is the opportunity to thank people who volunteer to make important decisions. They set aside their valuable time to help our Chamber create an environment where the LGBT community can develop and grow their dreams of owning a successful business or pursue their professional goals. It is always an honor to work with these professional leaders in their passion to serve others, in their drive to help GSDBA members create opportunities…Continue
Added by Eric D Brown on May 20, 2013 at 5:37pm — No Comments
Thank you to the Engaging Aging Professional Development Group for putting this wonderful event together, an opportunity to view the important film Gen Silent. Many thanks also to the expert panel who spoke after the film: Dr. Teresa Shanahan, Sacha Mackels, and Kevin T. Kellar, Esq. for their knowledge and…Continue
Added by Jeanne M. Burke on May 15, 2013 at 5:12am — No Comments
Added by Eric D Brown on May 7, 2013 at 1:10pm — No Comments
Hello GSDBA Babes,
Melissa here from Lullababes, your one stop custom blanket shop. Covering Babes in three sizes so no babies needed to enjoy. I am hosting a benefit for the Babes of Boston. It will be on May 15, 2013, from 5:30 to 8:30 at the Thorn Street Brewery, in North Park. I will donate 10% of the proceeds to The One Fund - Boston, the money goes straight to the victims. If I sell more than 100 blankets I will bump up the donation to 15%. If you can't make it you…Continue
Added by Melissa Magee on May 7, 2013 at 11:57am — No Comments
Regardless of employment status, being a mom is hard work - and often an undervalued position. Isn't it time you showed your mom (or the mother of your children) how much you appreciate her vital role in the family?
Added by Julia M. Garwood, CFLS on May 6, 2013 at 5:53pm — No Comments
The final part to Jim & Steve's story! Be sure to read their takeaway's on how to find financial advice. And catch up on all six parts if you haven't been following their investment journey!
Added by Steve Doster, CFP® on May 3, 2013 at 3:21pm — No Comments