Make the Move

Now is an even better time to become our client. Charles Schwab & Co. Inc., (“Schwab”) with whom we custody our clients’ assets, has announced a limited-time trading promotion for new-to-Schwab clients. Eligible accounts opened by December 31, 2016 will receive commission-free equity and ETF trades for 12 months, so these trades we make as […]

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Is it time to consider your next career move?

Is your job one of the millions currently filled by educated, skilled professionals that could be at risk of automation and offshoring? Is it time to consider your next career moves? Automation and big data will affect jobs across industries for a wide range of skill levels. This threat includes knowledge-based occupations that once seemed […]

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Plan for More Gold in Your Golden Years: Goals Involving Asset Decumulation

We spend a good portion of our lives working to provide financial stability for our family and ourselves. This work includes efforts to provide income for retirement or at the point we are no longer able to work. Financial planners refer to this as asset accumulation. We put money aside in IRAs, 403(b)s, 401(k)s, SEPs, […]

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What our clients say

Mark Blair did a GREAT job of building a curriculum for all of us at the Ontological Design Community Conference, and facilitated it beautifully. Thank you for the wonderful contribution you made to our community!

Ron Kaufman

Ron Kaufman is a New York Times Bestselling Author and globally recognized as a keynote speaker, columnist, management consultant, author and founder of the customer service training company, UP! Your Service. Ron was also a workshop participant of Our Golden Years as Conversations of Design, October 25, 2014, Menlo Park, CA.

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Recommended Reading

Capital in the Twenty First Century
by Thomas Piketty

What are the grand dynamics that drive the accumulation and distribution of capital? Questions about the long-term evolution of inequality, the concentration of wealth, and the prospects for economic growth lie at the heart of political economy. But satisfactory answers have been hard to find for lack of adequate data and clear guiding theories. In Capital in the Twenty-First Century, Thomas Piketty analyzes a unique collection of data from twenty countries, ranging as far back as the eighteenth century, to uncover key economic and social patterns. His findings will transform debate and set the agenda for the next generation of thought about wealth and inequality.

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What if your child finds herself on an unsatisfactory career path following graduation? This is more common than most parents realize. Did you know that, according to the National Center for Education Statistics, about 80 percent of students in the U.S. change their majors at least once – students will change their majors an average of three times – over the course of their college career?

This highlights the difficulty of choosing a career path that provides lifelong satisfaction. Even with extensive research and re-evaluation throughout her undergraduate education, she may change her mind after she enters the workforce.

Click to read the full article, Will Your College Graduate Decide to Change Career Paths? Consider Community College This Time..

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