If you look up “currency” in Merriam-Webster, you will find it defined as “the money that a country uses” and “the quality or state of being used or accepted by many people.” Recent news stories involving a new form of currency, bitcoin, have sparked the interest of many individuals. How Bitcoin Works Bitcoin has emerged [...]
Dear Valued Investor: At this year’s halfway point, we are pleased to offer the LPL Financial Research 2014 Mid-Year Outlook: Investor’s Almanac Field Notes containing key observations and updates to our outlook for 2014. Similar to a farming almanac, our Investor’s Almanac is a publication containing a guide to patterns, tendencies, and seasonal observations important [...]
College marks a great milestone in a child’s life. It may be the first time a child will live away from home, and for parents to be without their child. Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions, so here are a few tips for a smoother experience. Accept that the Parent-Child Dynamic [...]
Happy Independence Day, D’Angelis Wealth Management wishes you a wonderful and safe holiday as we celebrate our nation’s birthday. And always remember this is the Land of the Free and Home of the Brave.
One of the earliest examples of crowdfunding occurred in 1884 when funds ran short for building the Statue of Liberty’s pedestal. The publisher Joseph Pulitzer used his newspaper to appeal to Americans to donate the money needed to complete the pedestal’s construction. Over $100,000 in six months was raised from more than 125,000 people.¹ But [...]
This modern twist on the Ben Franklin maxim reflects the multiplicity of taxes to which earnings are subject in today’s world.¹ Finding ways to manage expenses is one of the cornerstones of a sound financial strategy. Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money. Audit First… To better understand [...]