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Step 6 – Investing Through Mutual Funds and ETFs Presented by William Edward Blanken Jr You can invest in all three major asset classes through mutual funds, which pool your money with that of other investors. Each fund’s manager selects specific securities to buy based on a stated investment… Read More
STEP 4 – TYPES OF INVESTMENTS – BONDS Prepared by William Edward Blanken Jr How do bonds work? When you buy a bond, you’re basically buying an IOU. Bonds, sometimes called fixed-income securities, are essentially loans to a corporation or governmental body. The borrower (the bond issuer) typically promises to… Read More
Step 3 – Types of Investments: Stocks Presented by William Edward Blanken Jr How do stocks work? When you buy a company’s stock, you’re purchasing a share of ownership in that business. You become one of the company’s stockholders or shareholders. Your percentage of ownership in a company also… Read More
Financial Planning: Helping You See the Big Picture Do you picture yourself owning a new home, starting a business, or retiring comfortably? These are a few of the financial goals that may be important to you, and each comes with a price tag attached. That’s where financial planning comes in.… Read More
Memorial Day Message With most National Holidays, the meanings are clear on the aspect and how one approaches the day. Memorial Day is more confusing for many Americans. It can be easy to signify the day as beginning of the summer season, long weekend, or a day to grill… Read More
DEBT and YOUR FAMILY The word ‘debt’ can send chills down your spine and make you want to run for the hills; but for most military families it can also mean the end of a military career. For Veterans it can mean homelessness. Unless you are debt free and… Read More
Take Charge of your Financial Planning After Separation When we leave military service, life as we know changes in minutes. We get excited that a new life is ahead of us. Our life can become less structured—with fewer rules and more privacy—maybe. One of the many changes to consider… Read More