What is the SECURE Act and how will it affect me?

Late last year, Congress overwhelmingly approved the SECURE Act, the second…


Market Outlook for 2020

What a year for investors in 2019.  If you can believe it, there have only been…


Running (And Investing) In The Rain

My friend Jamey is putting on a race next month, and he thought it'd be a good…


Lessons from Larry

I recently went to the funeral of someone I had never met – Larry, the father…


Having the Financial "Talk" With Your Parents

In the house I grew up in, we had the "Florida Room", our screened porch…


You May Be Accidentally Investing In Cigarette (and other) Companies

Last week, TED Talks Daily Podcast posted a fantastic talk on the unintentional…


When Should I Redo My Will?

I'm going to start this post by assuming that you do, in fact, have a will in…


How Do I Keep Track of All My Passwords!?

"Please create a password that contains exactly 27 characters, 1/7th of which…


Ski Lessons

Last week I took my two oldest kids (ages 10 and 8) to the ski slopes for the…


Which Budgeting Tool Should I Use?

Now that January's almost over, most folks have either formed a solid habit or…