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Inside the Economy with SH&J: May 22, 2017

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The U.S. consumer debt burden is as low as it’s been in 30 years as savings increase and employment numbers are full. Today we discuss the United States’ need for…

Financial Planning for Young Clients

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Most of the time when people hear the term “financial planning” they think of retirement planning. If you’re in your 20’s and 30’s, you may think retirement is too far...

Life After College: When Kids Move Back Home

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Often referred to as “the boomerang generation”, a high percentage of recent college graduates move back to the nest. In 2010, an astounding 85 percent of seniors said they intended...

Inside the Economy with SH&J: May 8, 2017

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As the U.S. economy nears full employment, consumer confidence has increased and consumer debt has decreased. Today we discuss the impact of the French election and the international marketplace, as…

Work/Life Balance: Does it Still Exist?

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60 seems to be the new 40 in our current society when it comes to hours of work per week. In order to keep up with the expected level of...

Four Great Places to Retire on a Budget

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When we imagine retirement, many of us have visions of relaxing, taking up new hobbies, traveling to exotic places, being a part of a community, and feeling like we have...