Conversations around life insurance are fraught with emotions. Most salespeople know this, and the worst of them will try to play on those emotions to scare people and parents into purchasing policies.
2017 was the most popular year for our blog with almost 50,000 people visiting! Our goal is to write articles that our clients and friends find informative around their financial life. We are grateful for our readers and as always if you have suggestions for topics please feel free to email us.
Knowledge is power, and one of the easiest, most accessible ways to increase your knowledge is to pick up a book and read.
The more you understand about the ins and outs of money, the more you’ll feel empowered to make smart choices and create good habits. Your financial success can depend on your financial literacy.
Most couples don’t expect getting pregnant to be fraught with difficulty or months of trying to add to their family with no luck. It can be an emotionally exhausting process -- and if you choose to turn to fertility treatments, trying for a baby can be financially exhausting, too.
The idea of building wealth is incredibly exciting. Who doesn't feel at least a little jazzed about the prospect of hitting your biggest financial goals, creating financial security and freedom, and, eventually, getting to use some of that wealth to live an awesome life?
Jason Zweig is a long-time columnist for the Wall Street Journal. In this weekend’s Intelligent Investor column, he offered 19 questions that you should ask your financial advisor. The questions are direct and to the point.
Life insurance is one of those things in life that you never really want to deal with, but know you need it. Having the right level of life insurance is an important part of a sound financial plan. Knowing what type of coverage along with how much, is central to making sure you are not vulnerable or over insured.
Restricted stock units (RSUs) are a common way for employers to offer stock based compensation to their employees. More employees are starting to see RSUs as part of their overall compensation. Receiving RSUs or stock linked compensation is a sign that things are going well in your career!
The rising costs of education is something that all parents understand all too well. College costs are beginning to moderate, but private high school costs in Kansas City are still showing steady price increases. The average increase for the 2017-2018 academic year is 3.1%.