May 25, 2013

Why Does “Fee-Only” Matter When Choosing a Financial Planner?

It’s easy to find lots of personal finance information online. Most of the time, it’s easy to see how it applies to your life. […]

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #127

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Aristotle on the educated mind “It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.” – Aristotle If everyone was capable of doing this, the world would be a far better place. […]

Plowing through a furlough: The mindset

After several weeks of discussion, there appears to be a clearer target for many Department of Defense civilian employees regarding furlough as a consequence of the sequestration of funds that went into effect earlier in the year.  These employees are now looking at 11 days of unpaid leave through the end of September. This is half the number of furlough days in the DoD’s original plan, which is s […]