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June 18, 2018

Release Notes Summary

I got to give a talk at the Release Notes conference about personal finance. It was a fantastic group and I was very fortunate to be made a small part of the community. I gave a talk entitled How to Live a Happy Financial Life. I thought it would be fun to share a summary…

Money Thoughts

June 8, 2018

Rescuing Retirement

I came across this news story about Millennials and retirement. I have not read the book yet (although I just ordered it and will read it shortly) but the idea seems pretty straightforward. Being a millenial, and having a client base that skews heavily millenial, I thought it would be worth a few minutes to…

Investing Money

May 18, 2018

5 Core Human Drives

Another excerpt from my favorite business book ever, The Personal MBA: There are five Core Human Drives that influence human behavior: Drive to Acquire: the desire to collect material and immaterial things, like a car, or influence. Drive to Bond: the desire to be loved and feel valued in our relationships with others. Drive to…