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Investment education, market insights, and other thoughts from our financial services team to help you Plan, Invest, and Succeed.

Inside the Economy: The Plan for Spending and Excessive Savings

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This week on “Inside the Economy”, we examine the future of individual and government spending. Personal income has seen a boost in the last year, thanks to unemployment benefits and…
Reflecting

Reflecting After 365 Days of “Stay At Home” Order

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March 25th marked the one-year anniversary of the day that Governor Jared Polis issued a “stay at home” order in Colorado to help stop the spread of Coronavirus. As we…

Inside the Economy: Interest Rates and the Inflation Boogeyman

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  This week on “Inside the Economy”, we discuss the current interest rate environment and fears of inflation. The 10 year treasury has continued to rise forcing bond prices lower.…
Financial Planning Piggy Bank

What is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER

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Financial Advisors come in all shapes and sizes. It’s important to do your due diligence when searching for a financial partner. When an advisor has their CFP® (CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™)…

Inside the Economy: Debt Absorption and Rising Rates

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This week on “Inside the Economy”, we take a look at the nation’s debt levels and the direction of interest rates. The recent movement in Congress on another stimulus package…
Financial Planning

Investment Management Vs. Financial Planning

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When discussing financial advice, it is common for the terms “investment management” and “financial planning” to be used interchangeably. It is important to outline the difference between investment management and…