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Cautious Optimism

I have used the phrase "cautious optimism" many times during my career; I have used it several times in the last eighteen months. For investors, cautious optimism could be described as being risk-...


A Volatile Start to 2018

2017 was a remarkable year in the markets for many reasons, beyond the calendar year returns we experienced. One of the most interesting facets of 2017 was the low levels of volatility, as...


Who Can I Trust to Manage My Affairs?

It seems these days that we spend a vast amount of time and effort planning and juggling our time and endless list of to-do items. From planning our workday and doctor’s appointments to scheduling...


What if you inherit an Individual Retirement Account (IRA)?

The traditional Individual Retirement Account, or IRA, came into existence in 1974 when Congress enacted the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, often referred to as ERISA. With the...


What Happens If You Die Without A Will?

If you die without a will in Pennsylvania, your assets will go to your closest relatives under state “intestate succession” laws. Dying intestate means that you effectively have no legal will in...


Avoid the Urge to React

On Tuesday, November 8, United States citizens exercised their right to elect a new President, as well as federal, state, and local officials, and to decide any number of state-specific referenda...


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