5 Examples of Disruption Being Very Expensive

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Disruption has been a very big theme for quite some time now. Marc Andreessen famously said, “Why Software is Eating the World.” And this was in 2011. Since then, well, you know, the technology sector has been on fire. With

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Why Defense First Wins Your Financial Planning Game

“Offense sells tickets. Defense wins championships.” Paul “Bear” Bryant – Former Head Football Coach University of Alabama and six-time National Champions. Defense wins championships. It appears the “Bear” knew what he was talking about with six National Championships. It’s the

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5 Easy Steps to Get a Paycheck in Retirement

  Playing more golf, going to the beach or spending more time with your grandchildren is how some visualize their retirement.  During your working career you went to work every day to get your paycheck.  Assuming you are fully retired

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Control Your Destiny

When reviewing their investment portfolios, investors frequently focus on the wrong item—the rate of return. Where should you start? You should center your attention on the areas that are under your control. The Amount of Money Saved The amount of money you

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Mad Max Was Wrong

Mad Max 2 known as The Road Warrior was a 1981 movie that was the second installment of the Mad Max film series. The star and hero of the movie was Mel Gibson (remember him?) who played “Mad” Max. The

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5 Easy Ways to Plan for the Certainty of Your Financial Uncertainty

Expect the Unexpected Expect the unexpected. When the unexpected happens, there is no do-over. There is no reset button to push. Remember, You Only Get a Mulligan in Golf. You knew that already. So why am I telling you this?

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The Tale of Two Unrestricted Gifts

  This is tale of two unrestricted gifts made by donors when they passed away.   Robert Morin   Robert Morin worked as a librarian at the University of New Hampshire (“UNH”) for nearly 50 years. When he passed away

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May The Odds Be Ever In Your Favor

  The Hunger Games was a bestselling novel that was subsequently made into a movie.  Both were awesome.  The setting is one where the Capital is abundant in riches.  The outlying 12 Districts are all living in poverty.  Every year

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What a Long, Strange Trip It’s Been

Has it ever.  Now that the Presidential Election is over many are left scratching their heads.    President Elect Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States on January 20, 2017.  Very few pundits predicted

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