Category: Personal Planning

The Name is Bond, I-bond

April 6th, 2022 by

Over the last few months, personal finance news has been encouraging readers to purchase I-bonds. Much like a certain British spy they can be really attractive, but are not without some risk. So, what is an I-bond? I-bonds, or more...

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Bitcoin and Related Cryptocurrencies

March 12th, 2021 by

  By  Erik W. Laymon, MBA Originally Published: 12/20/2017 Updated: 2/24/2021   Definition of Bitcoin Bitcoin is a digital currency that is sometimes referred to as digital gold. Indeed, it shares many features of gold, which is partially why Bitcoin...

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Stay The Course

So, what’s our game plan?

April 17th, 2020 by

The stock market has always recovered from every crash, no matter how bad the bear market or recession actually was.  Even though the stock market recently dropped -39.4% in just 24 days, it is our belief that this year’s “COVID...

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Yet Another Reason To Diversify

August 20th, 2019 by

Almost everybody is familiar with the business cycle.  Our economy expands and contracts.  Before many contractions, the yield curve inverts, which basically means investors are accepting lower investment returns over the long term, due to economic concerns over the short...

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