Series I Bonds…Paying 9.62%

Series I Bonds…Paying 9.62%

Series I Bonds are paying a record 9.62% interest rate, and this may a smart buy for many. With the market experiencing extreme volatility, an investment such as I bonds, may be just what investors are looking for. I bonds can be purchased in increments of $25 with a...
Inflation…It’s Hot!!!

Inflation…It’s Hot!!!

By Lindsey Simek   For past few years, we have lived in a very low inflation environment, and not only have we enjoyed the benefits of low inflation, but we have grown accustomed to it as well.  Then when inflation surged, it was an unwelcome shock to our systems...
Russia, Ukraine (and the Markets)

Russia, Ukraine (and the Markets)

By Ryan Turbyfill, MBA  Financial Advisor As I write this on Thursday morning, February 24th, it seems a bit callous to write about the markets when just 12 hours ago, Russia began its attacks on Ukraine.  However, as I start my day, as your trusted advisor, we are...
The Importance of Financial Independence

The Importance of Financial Independence

By Lindsey Simek, Financial Advisor When it comes to us women, there are several reasons why money and finances may take a back seat to our everyday responsibilities. It’s not that we can’t plan for our financial future, we can, we are just so busy. We work, take care...
Prepare for Liftoff (and Turbulence)

Prepare for Liftoff (and Turbulence)

By Ryan Turbyfill, MBA   With the warmer weather coming, mask and social distance showing success and vaccines rapidly rolling out, many parts of the economy are opening again. With the economy preparing to lift off with positive outlooks into many sectors in...