Taking a Vacation from the News

and missing Paul Kangas I recently took a vacation and enjoyed the time away from the flow of news about the world and the markets. If you read or listen to news you’ve likely heard plenty of information about the stock market being at new highs and why it could go...

Braces and Relaxing in Retirement

My daughter recently got braces. As we spoke to the orthodontist, he revealed the reason he loves what he does. When he got his braces off as a teenager, teeth straightened and in the right place, he felt like a whole new life was opened up to him. He wanted to give...

Are We in a Bubble?

I’ve been asked if we’re in an investment bubble. One thing about bubbles, it’s really hard to tell if you’re in one until it bursts. And then, you want to grab your rubber ducky and remember this is why you have your portfolio well diversified to manage market dips...