Storm in the financial markets? Here are 3 things you can do now.

3 THINGS YOU CAN DO NOW It is no secret that the financial markets have had a rough year so far. Instead of belaboring that, I want to share three things you can do now that may make a difference to you and your family going forward. Establish or fuel a “war chest” If...

What’s in the Water?

As the temperatures heat up, it means summer is on the way and pool season is upon us. This past weekend I did some work around the yard including getting our pool ready for the season. Fortunately, I took care of the pool through the winter and only had to do some...

What’s In the Chest

Do you have or even know what a ‘war chest’ is? Volatility is a normal part of investing, yet can still be uncomfortable Short term events should not dictate long term goals This time of the year my family tries to do a little spring cleaning and at the same time, we...

Let’s Play Bingo

Predictions, while fun to read, should not dictate your life and investment choices As we have seen with the past two years, no one knows what we could be in for in 2022 Life changes and so should your planning. Advanced planning is not a one and done endeavor. As I...

The Elves on the Shelf

On December 1, Red made his highly anticipated return to the Zeches household. If you are wondering who Red is, he is Francis and Charlotte’s ‘Elf’. Based on the book ‘The Elf on the Shelf’, Red makes his appearance annually to help Santa know if the kids have been...