Month: October 2015

Leading Causes of Death

I know this is a rather grim topic. But the fact is there are numerous risks we all face living in our society, and many people are reluctant to think about, let alone take action on, what’s needed to protect oneself. Here are the top ten causes of death in the U.S. in 2013, as…
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So You Think You Can Pick Stocks?

The year 2015 may or may not be remembered as the year that ended one of the longest U.S. stock bull markets in history, but for those of you holding individual stocks in your portfolio, it will probably bring to mind the thrashing that their prices have undergone. Volatility, of course, should be nothing new…
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Five Ways to Extract the Equity In Your Business

If you own a small business, chances are you expect to use the equity you’ve built up over the years to fund all or part of your retirement. At the same time, you may want to pass on ownership of the business to your family to ensure that they can benefit from it beyond your…
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