Mar 292019

How Much Should You Pay for A Wedding Gift

Posted on March 29, 2019 Uncategorized

  As we all know, as we approach the month of April, wedding season is about to be in full swing. Whether you’re invited to an elegant formal affair, or a laid-back outdoor wedding, the importance of giving a gift of any kind cannot be overlooked as a guest. They’re likely spending $30 a plate to celebrate their happiness with you, so forgoing a gift can appear as incredibly inappropriate. Considering the fact that, as of 2017, the average wedding has cost more than $33,000, it’s considered proper wedding etiquette to provide a gift of some sort.   However, we

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Mar 252019

Financial Spring Cleaning Tips

Posted on March 25, 2019 Uncategorized

  We are three weeks into March, and if you haven’t given any thought to the idea of spring cleaning, this is the perfect time of year to start. We all know spring cleaning involves a lot – cleaning out closets full of clothes, knick-knacks, piles of irrelevant paperwork, and so much more. But spring cleaning isn’t just a tangible affair – it applies to your finances as well, including debts, loans, and overall savings. This part of your life should especially be a focus when you’re doing spring cleaning, because your financial life is one of the most important

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Mar 182019

The Importance of Creating a Will or Living Trust

Posted on March 18, 2019 Uncategorized

  “Life is short.” That’s something adults often hear, because the older you get, the faster time passes by. We don’t like to think about our own mortality, because it reminds us that everything eventually comes to an end. And even though it may seem almost morbid for some, planning for our eventual death is an absolute necessity, especially if you’ve got family to think about, large sums of money / non-fluid income, or other investments.   All things considered, the importance of creating a will – especially as you reach middle or retirement age – cannot be understated. Not

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Mar 052019

3 Tips on How to Spend Mindfully

Posted on March 05, 2019 Blog, Blog, Blog, Blog, Group A, Group A, Group A, Group A

  It’s 2019, and we live in an era where spending money is not just limited to going out to a store, shop, or restaurant and making purchases in person. We live in a world where e-commerce has seemingly taken over, with Amazon dominating the online marketplace with other e-commerce business models struggling to compete. Anyone with Amazon Prime can tell you how easy it is to hop on the site and get anything you want or need, without having to worry about shipping costs. Incidentally, Target is known far and wide as a store where you visit to pick

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