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It’s Not All About Trump!

With all of the political drama and turmoil in Washington, it is a good counterpoint that America, Europe, Asia, and …

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What Do the South Carolina Gamecocks Know About Life Coaching?

This is not exactly a question on the tip of everyone’s tongue in the midst of March Madness. However, the …

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Don’t Pay Attention to Predictions

2016 was a horrible year for professional predictors, forecasters, fortune tellers, and pollsters. The year demonstrated why it is impossible …

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Forrest Bell, CFP®
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Life Insurance: What to Consider

In an August interview, investment consultant and founder of Greenwich Associates, Charles Ellis, talked about the power of marketing. To …

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The Resolution Revolution

By the time you read this, the new year will be at least a couple of weeks old, and if …

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Forrest Bell, CFP®
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Knowledge Work: Finding and Funding a College Education

For more than a decade now, the US economy has shifted away from manufacturing and toward what the late business …

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What We Did on Our Summer Vacation

We did something we never really intended to do. Out of the blue, the Oakland Symphony Board posed this question …

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Election Reflection

Nielsen estimates that 84 million Americans watched the first Clinton/Trump presidential debate, a new all-time record audience. The interest in …

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Forrest Bell, CFP®
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Retiree Spending: Latest Research

Every year brings a fresh batch of research concerning the dynamics of retirement life. And this year, a number of …

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