Cold and Wintery temperatures compounded by heavy snowstorms are predicted for the rest of this dismal 2020. The consensus is that most people are anxiously wishing for a rapid conclusion to this year. Nevertheless, looking for bright spots during these dark times, many people including my wife Donna and our very own Client Relations Manager…

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Even though this year brought differing opinions, views, and uncertainty, we all can agree to take tax saving actions is a good idea. Here are five potential tax reduction moves to do before the end of this unusual year. The new administration has promised to raise taxes, so 2020 may be a low tax year,…

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The number one question I’ve been asked lately is, “if Trump loses will the market take a tumble and have a big correction?” Well, that’s a great question! To answer, one must take an objective position politically because as everyone knows this has been the most contentious presidential election campaign in over a century. Both…

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On Tuesday, after many months of investor speculation, Apple unveiled their first generation of 5G iPhones – the iPhone 12, 12 Pro, 12 Pro Max , andthe iPhone 12 Mini ranging in price from $699 to $1,099. They also released a new smart speaker called the HomePod Mini. Additionally, a new service in the fitness…

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What a wonderful summer, filled with heat waves, long days, sunshine and so much fun. With just a little time left before we go back to our everyday lives in September, this will be a memorable summer break. One of the things many of us would like to forget is the volatility of the market,…

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It was a cold and rainy evening just after dusk, the dark clouds were filled with lightning and a wicked storm was brewing. It would be a horrible, frightening night especially to be left outside, let alone being captured and held in a cage with hundreds of stray dogs. Somehow, Patsy, a really cute brown,…

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Almost every day someone is telling me that they are expecting a giant crash. On other days I am asked which pharmaceutical company is going to come up with the vaccine for Covid19. However, the question I’m asking is what changes will we see because of the paradigm shifts that are affecting the global markets,…

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A couple of months ago our corona-fighting governor deemed golf a sport we can resume playing. For those of you who have been out on the golf course and are fans of this uber-difficult sport, there have been some minor changes and delightful safety adjustments for the corona and avoidance, thereof. The first change to…

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The stock market seems to be on a roll. And nobody knows why. We watch the news, and all you hear about are the horrors. People getting sick, Governors are shutting down states, kids are not going back to school in the fall, and supposedly our economy is stalling. So what are the drivers of…

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Hope you had a wonderful Independence Day weekend! All the ingredients for a fabulous summer weekend were in order including wonderful weather, lots of family time, barbecues, and fireworks. All “safely” accomplished. Now just a few days after the celebratory Independence Day afterglow dims, dismal news brings on the realities of today, contrasting our weekend’s…

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