Sacrificial Lamb

Sacrificial Lamb

I took Latin in high school to satisfy my foreign language requirement, choosing it because I was interested in mythology taught in the class.  I found the stories fascinating.  One thing we learned about was haruspicy (huh-ruhs-puh-see). Haruspicy (huh-ruhs-puh-see)...
Gilligan’s Island

Gilligan’s Island

We hope you had a happy Thanksgiving full of friends, family, and fun. The stock market is down so far in 2022, so many people are assessing their portfolios. A good way to do this is through the Gilligan’s Island test, named after the 1960s TV show where a shipwreck...

Getting Comfortable with Market Discomfort

My family and I just returned from an incredible experience in Greece and Turkey.  It was the first real international experience for my kids (Finn – 14 years old and Ella – 7 years old).  Greece felt comfortable.  Everyone spoke at least some English, the street...

Certainty in Uncertain Times

Uncertainty is the theme of the moment, but you can be certain that we are watching your investments closely and are available for you.  We are maintaining normal business hours while following the CDC’s recommendation to socially distance by working from home. ...

Coronavirus

You have probably seen some alarming reports about the coronavirus sickening thousands and spreading from China. Many clients have expressed concern about their portfolios. We feel terribly for those impacted by the virus and are closely monitoring the situation;...

Life and the Stock Market

Life and the Stock Market Both life and the stock market can be unpredictable.  Sometimes it seems like everything is going smoothly and the future looks bright, and then something no one could predict happens.  As of today, the markets are looking strong and...