To Think Better – Goof Off and Go For A Walk

Walking makes you think better and goofing off is good for you. And no, I’m not being goofy. Classical Greek philosophers understood well the benefit of a break.  Aristotle’s school of thought is called Peripatetic, which means “walking” or “given to walk about”, and members of his school were thought to do their best thinking … More To Think Better – Goof Off and Go For A Walk

How Do You Know You Can Trust Someone With Your Money?

At my firm, Fiduciary Wealth Partners, we are proud to have a new partner, Norb Vonnegut.  Norb is a great advisor and has become a friend. This is not a press-release for Norb though.  My brief update is about something that I’m quite passionate about:  Investor transparency and the importance of true fiduciary responsibility. Please … More How Do You Know You Can Trust Someone With Your Money?

Strong Consumer Watchdog or Rogue Federal Agency?

“Rogue Federal Agency” or “Watchdog Too Good At Its Job”? Above are two headlines from the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times that give two sides of a growing debate about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (please see the links at the bottom of the this post and click through). Having spent most … More Strong Consumer Watchdog or Rogue Federal Agency?