Are You Prepared? 6 Unexpected Costs That Require an Emergency Fund

6 Costs That Require An Emergency Fund

One of the core tenets of a strong financial foundation is maintaining a healthy level of savings. Saving money isn’t always exciting, but a rainy-day fund is imperative to your financial health. It only takes one unexpected expense to topple Continue reading Are You Prepared? 6 Unexpected Costs That Require an Emergency Fund

Investor Talk: Financial Ratios and Why You Should Care

Financial Ratios

There are so many financial ratios, it’s challenging to know which of them matter the most. Understanding a few of the most basic ratios will allow an investor to determine if additional scrutiny is warranted. Fortunately, all financial ratios use Continue reading Investor Talk: Financial Ratios and Why You Should Care

What Does Brexit Mean for the Financial Markets?

Brexit and the Financial Markets

Britons surprised the world on Thursday (6/25/2016) with a narrow but decisive vote of 52% to 48% to exit the European Union. Global financial markets have experienced an uptick in short-term volatility driven by the unexpected action. In response to Continue reading What Does Brexit Mean for the Financial Markets?

8 Common Retirement Regrets (And How to Avoid Them!)

8 Common Retirement Regrets

Who doesn’t want to retire? After decades of working, it’s time for a new season of life. Hopefully, you’ve made good financial decisions up to this point. But, your responsibility to continue that trend doesn’t end when you leave your Continue reading 8 Common Retirement Regrets (And How to Avoid Them!)