Archive for November, 2008

Life Insurance: What is your ‘rule of thumb’?

Monday, November 24th, 2008 by Charles Mayfield, CFP®

Whether it is near the water cooler at work or following a pickup game at the gym you may have been told the magic formula to calculate how much life insurance ... more »

Turn for the worse. Now What? – Four keys to investing over the next year

Thursday, November 20th, 2008 by Cass Chappell, CFP®

The major stock market index has closed today at an 11 ½ year low.  The S&P 500 closed at a level not seen since April 14, 1997. Since our week-long, daily barrage ... more »

“Not so fast, my friends”

Monday, November 17th, 2008 by Cass Chappell, CFP®

"What can I do to capitalize on the current market downturn?" A frequent recommendation, which affects most of our clients, is to consider increasing retirement contributions.  If you can afford to increase ... more »

LTCI: How can I protect my assets?

Monday, November 10th, 2008 by Charles Mayfield, CFP®

These rocky times in the market have certainly got plenty of us on edge about what our money is doing for us.  I felt like this was a great opportunity to ... more »