How Good Are Your Investments? Part 1

How Good Are Your Investments? Part 1

I’m not talking about your financial portfolio. You have advisors that can certainly help you with this very important part of your life, but it’s not what I care about for you this week. I often hear people complain that certain “costs” are too expensive. I’m talking...
Extra Points: Final Rounds

Extra Points: Final Rounds

This weekend I watched the recent episode of 60 Minutes, primarily to listen to the interview with the Facebook Whistle Blower. I’m glad I kept watching to the final segment featuring Anderson Cooper’s story on the legendary performer, Tony Bennett. The excellent...
How Good Are Your Investments? Part 1

Extra Points: Options. Give Me Options

As I’m want to do, I turned on Monday Night Football a couple weeks ago to watch the game. What I accidentally did was tun on ESPN 2 and found the Manning brothers – Peyton and Eli – sitting on sofas talking about the game in real time. The two former...
How Good Are Your Investments? Part 1

Extra Points: The Gift of Life (Insurance)

It’s Life Insurance Awareness Month. While that may not sound quite as exciting as National Dog Day or National Ice Cream Month (which is July in case you care), it’s an important part of anyone’s business and personal planning. Clearly, our own mortality has been...
Extra Points: It Takes All of Us

Extra Points: It Takes All of Us

“Turn on the TV.” I will never forget where I was and what I was doing when asked to turn on the television. A fellow junior high parent who we carpooled with had called to say she wasn’t sending her daughter to school that day. The country was under attack and she...