How to Know if Your Emotionally Ready for Retirement or a Life Transition?

The definition of retirement has certainly changed over my 20+ year career.  For the Greatest Generation and the Early Boomers, it was about completely stopping work, spending time with family, maybe some travel but mostly about not working anymore.  They tended to work for the same company for the majority of their career and when … Continue reading How to Know if Your Emotionally Ready for Retirement or a Life Transition?

Blogging All Over the Place

I've been doing a lot of blogging over on the the Affinity Site and I realized I hadn't posted them here.  I promise to do that going forward.  Here are the links for the last few blogs I've written. http://www.affinitywealth.com/blog/important-to-check-homeowners-insurance-every-few-years http://www.affinitywealth.com/blog/how-to-manage-emotional-baggage-around-a-favorite-investment http://www.affinitywealth.com/blog/one-year-later-leadership-lessons-learned They all are worth checking out in my humble opinion. More to come!! … Continue reading Blogging All Over the Place

How to come back from a catastrophic financial mistake or bad business decision.

Life throws us curveballs every once in a while. Sometimes, these surprises have a financial impact. Maybe you have been on the receiving end of one of these financial surprises. Or it could be someone you know, a friend or family member. What does a financial curveball look like? It could be an investment that … Continue reading How to come back from a catastrophic financial mistake or bad business decision.

Equifax and your data: What now?

It’s been over two weeks since news broke about the computer security hack at Equifax, a credit-reporting firm. The company announced on September 7 that hackers gained access to servers storing sensitive information on over 143 million consumers. The data breach included names, addresses, Social Security numbers, driver’s license numbers and more—everything an identity thief … Continue reading Equifax and your data: What now?