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Tuesday, June 12th, 2012 by Cass Chappell, CFP®

Effective January 1, 2012, the following articles are historical and based on information that was current at the time of initial print. They contain information that has changed. Staff and business names ... more »

Financial Tips for Recent College Grads

Thursday, June 9th, 2011 by Cass Chappell, CFP®

Fox 5 Atlanta asked us for some tips that parents could give their recent college graduate children about finance, spending, and saving (see the clip here).  Here are my top five, ... more »

“How Much Long Term Care Insurance Do I Need?”

Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 by Cass Chappell, CFP®

    Summary • The ultimate goal of purchasing a long term care insurance policy is to guard against spending more than your nest egg will allow, thus protecting your, and your family’s, assets. • Buy an ... more »

The Right Stuff

Friday, January 14th, 2011 by Charles Mayfield, CFP®

Being cooped up in the house for a few days this past week got me thinking.  How does one adequately prepare for lots of snow and ice?  The south is especially ... more »

Happy Holidays and Best Wishes in the New Year

Monday, December 27th, 2010 by Charles Mayfield, CFP®

All of us at Chappell, Mayfield & Associates are especially thankful for the opportunity to serve our clients.  2010 has been an amazing year full of challenges, victories and many blessings. In ... more »

Summer Travel with some Smarts

Monday, June 7th, 2010 by Charles Mayfield, CFP®

As warmer months approach, many of us get the itch to travel.  Summer is a traditional time to spend on the road with family and friends.  With the Internet at your ... more »

A different kind of Market

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 by Charles Mayfield, CFP®

Summer presents a fantastic opportunity to treat your taste buds to tons of fresh produce.  All the craze, in recent years, seems to be focused on the ‘organic’ movement when it ... more »

Spring Cleaning with a Twist

Monday, May 17th, 2010 by Charles Mayfield, CFP®

For many of us, Spring cleaning is an annual ritual where we find the time to get everything spit-shined, polished and put into place.  I personally love this time of year ... more »

The First Saturday in May – My Pick

Thursday, April 29th, 2010 by Cass Chappell, CFP®

Over 26,000 racehorses were foaled in 2007.  On Saturday, May 1st, twenty of them will “Run for the Roses”.  One will win. That horse will be #1, Lookin at Lucky, with Jockey Garrett ... more »

The First Saturday in May – My Pick

Thursday, April 30th, 2009 by Cass Chappell, CFP®

  It has been called "The Fastest Two Minutes in Sports" and, of course, "The Run for The Roses".  The Kentucky Derby is my favorite sporting event of the year and a ... more »