Inflation is Here

Inflation is Here

Here is what is causing it and how it will affect you  It is hard to ignore the painfully expensive cost of just about everything nowadays. Many people point to the sudden 3 trillion-dollar printing spree by the federal government during the pandemic. This answer does in fact seem like the knee-jerking economist explanation. Printing 35% of all US currency in 10 months would lead to a lot of inflation, right...
How Much Should I Contribute to My Health Savings Account (HSA)?

How Much Should I Contribute to My Health Savings Account (HSA)?

Health Savings Accounts (HSA) are traditionally thought of as a tool to save money for out-of-pocket medical expenses. Many people do not fully understand how an HSA can reduce future tax bills and many more do not think of it as an investment tool. In this video I explain the tax-saving benefits and investment opportunities you should consider leveraging within your Health Sa...
The Importance of International Diversification in Your Portfolio

The Importance of International Diversification in Your Portfolio

This question is one we hear a lot from clients: “Why do I want to hold non-US equities in my portfolio? I know more about US companies and feel more confident about their performance over international equities.” It goes without saying that the US is home to some of the most successful companies in the world: Apple, Microsoft, Amazon, Google, Facebook, Berkshire Hathaway, to name just a few. The holdings for the top ten US companies have ...