A Sailboat and a Plan

A Sailboat and a Plan

Several years ago, my client Melissa (names and some details have been changed to protect confidentiality) called me with a question: Can I afford to buy a sailboat? Melissa had done all the research.  She went to a boat show and identified the specific model...
Domestic Abuse (Violence) Defined

Domestic Abuse (Violence) Defined

Someone you know RIGHT NOW is being abused. The numbers are staggering…and this doesn’t even represent the ONGOING abuse! 1 in 4 women experience domestic abuse. For men, it’s 1 in 7. As defined by Wikipedia: Not all domestic violence is equivalent. Differences in...
It’s Not Just About a Pretty Face!

It’s Not Just About a Pretty Face!

Often times business owners say, “If I can just have a pretty looking website, that’ll be good.” So they either go onto a do-it-yourself platform and make something that’s visually appealing or they’ll hire somebody for cheap to do it for them. Although...
Social Security in 2020:  What’s New

Social Security in 2020: What’s New

What’s new for Social Security in 2020? With the new year upon us, those who collect Social Security or pay into the public retirement program through payroll deduction will see some changes. The Social Security Administration makes cost-of-living adjustments on an...