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What one thing?

Often students ask me what one thing I recommend they do in order to begin to get their financial house in order. Although the first thing I tell them is to put together a personal financial statement as a starting … Continue reading

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When it comes to money, you can’t afford to procrastinate!

I was going to join Procrastinators Anonymous, but I just never got around to it… Undoubtedly one of the most important financial concepts, especially for college students and other young people who aspire to achieve wealth and success is simply … Continue reading

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Outpacing Inflation

One of the few, if any, benefits of the recent recession is that, with so many people out of work and the rest of us feeling less secure regarding financial matters, consumer spending decreased. So what does that mean? Like … Continue reading

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New Year’s Financial Resolutions

OK, so you put losing weight and quitting smoking on your short list of New Year’s resolutions – good for you and certainly good for your health! But possibly the most important resolution you can make to improve your financial … Continue reading

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Choose your advisors carefully

As I regularly counsel with college students regarding opening an investment account for the first time, I typically explain that selecting a financial advisor should be done in much the same way as you might look for a doctor.  A … Continue reading

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