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Want to be an informed investor? See our suggested resources on current market trends and personal finance decision-making.

Changes in the market can be scary or exciting, we help slow down the emotional rollercoaster you may be riding by giving you our objective insights. Each month, Ken our CEO and Michelle our COO breakdown the current financial landscape and discuss how it impacts your investments.

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Dave's Suggested Reading


Dave is one of our investment managers and believes that understanding the science behind what drives the financial decisions we make is key in making smart choices about your future. The book he has always wanted to write, but that someone beat him to it, is called "Psychology of Money" by Morgan Housel. A necessary read for all investors.


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Investing 101: What New Investors Need to Know

In its simplest form, investing is the process of giving money to another entity (such as the government or a company) with the hope that they will return more money to you (a profit) at a later time. Due to inflation, the value of a dollar in your hand (or under the mattress) is continuously deteriorating - which is what makes investing an appealing choice for many. It’s important to understand the basics of what investing is, how diverse your options are and the risks involved with seeking returns. We are here to help!

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Contracting Equity Risk Premium

When the fourth quarter reporting period ended, the earnings growth rate finished up 4.3%. Despite the Fed raising rates eleven times between March 2022 and July of 2023, the economy defied predictions and continued to grow. One can argue that the economy would continue to grow, at a modest pace, even if the Fed kept their current level of 5.00% to 5.25% through the remainder of the year.

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The Power of Compound Interest

This National Savings Month, let's explore the magic of compound interest - a powerful tool that can significantly boost your savings and investments over time. Harness the power of compound interest to amplify your savings and investments, helping you achieve your financial goals sooner.

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Our Take: The Long Game

“Wealth isn’t primarily determined by investment performance, but by investor behavior.” - Nick Murray. A key takeaway from all of this is that market timing is a losing proposition. There is no “sell by” date or “end of game.” Short term hedges or bets seldom work. Instead, we find success by sticking to a plan as we incorporate new data into our decision-making process.

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