Archive for December, 2015

Your year end financial report card

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Tuesday, December 22, 2015

As the year draws to a close, it’s a good time to take a look at your financial situation. That will prepare you to set your financial priorities for the coming year.   First, what’s your debt level? Did it increase during the year? If so, why? Having productive debt, like a mortgage or manageable […]

Hiring a financial advisor

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Tuesday, December 8, 2015

People sometimes hesitate to hire a financial advisor because they assume that professional advice is expensive. One thing that can be more expenses is no advice. Another is unprofessional, bad advice. Since hiring a financial advisor isn’t an everyday occurrence, it’s difficult to know how to approach it.   Nailing down what kind of financial […]