Olympic Inspiration

Enjoy these inspirational shots of Olympic athletes and events, direct from the Winter Games, courtesy of photographer Andrew Burton. Andrew has captured the beauty, grace and athletic prowess of the athletes and the uplifting message of individuals who are putting their heart and soul into doing their best. View Source

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Should you leave your 401(k) when you leave your job?

Written by Nolan Baker Mark Clair | | letters@toledofreepress.com Growing up, some aspects of my life have seemed like they came from the movie “Cocktail.” For those who haven’t seen the movie or don’t remember it, the movie is about two guys growing up and trying to take the world by storm. The journey shaped […]

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Beneficiary Mistakes Can Cost Your Family A Fortune

Written by Nolan Baker Mark Clair | | letters@toledofreepress.com Beneficiary designations are important in determining where certain assets of an estate will end up. Many think that a will or trust is what determines where everything goes. This is not necessarily true, and it’s a big mistake to make this assumption. A last will and […]

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Bad Investment Moves You Should Avoid.

The emotional roller coaster continues as wild ride on Wall Street continues. Many have moved past the panic stage with their investments and into a depression mode, while others got a bit of confidence back on Tuesday when the Dow Jones rallied 379 points. It seems like a lot of the decisions many investors made […]

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The Retirement Savings Time Bomb, And How To Defuse It.

Do you have a Retirement Account? If you have a 401k, 403b, 457 or IRA, then you have been able to take advantage of a wonderful thing called tax deferral.  Uncle Sam allows retirement account holders to defer paying income taxes until the age of 70 ½ or when they start withdrawing from that account, whichever […]

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Formula Based Investing, A Recipe For Success?

It seems a lot of people are confused as to what is the best investment move to make now.  The stock market has rallied around 20% since March’s lows.  Some investors sold out in a panic, while others have been paralyzed and done nothing.  Since many investors are making emotional moves right now, it is […]