Preparing For Fall – Part 2

Fall has officially started to work its magic.  Pumpkin flavored everything and glittery witch and ghost decorations.  But there are fun ways to bring some autumn into your home as little or as much as you would like.  In this two-part blog series, we cover all bases from the conventional to the conversational. […]

Upcoming Events | October 2016 Part 1

With Autumn officially here, it is time to sweater up and get cozy with everything fall.  Pumpkin flavored everything meets warm pots of stew and soup…well…if this left over summer heat would give it a rest!  Check out what is going on in your neck of the woods! […]

Market Update | Week Ending 9/23/16

It's that time again!  Where is the market now and where is it headed?  Take a look at this week's Market Update to see what is going down in the financial world! Stocks rally as The Fed forgoes rate hike, but retreat on Friday - Stocks rose  this [...]

Preparing for Fall – Part 1

September 22nd marks the official start of Fall with the Fall Equinox.  Equinox occurs at the exact moment the Sun crosses the celestial equator….but most of us know it as a time to get our Pumpkin Spice Latte on and get out our “cute clothes”…but there is so much more to the coming of fall.  It signifies a time of year for cycles to begin dramatic changes and for nature to begin the journey to winter’s slumber.  Autumn brings a mystique and fantasy more than any other season.  With vivid colors and vibrant flavors, it is truly a time of joy and contentment.  In this two-part blog series, we cover all bases from the conventional to the conversational. […]

Market Update | Week Ending 09/16/16

Stocks up for the week despite volatile daily swings - Stocks had a volatile week. There were large daily losses and gains as Fed members, and other analysts spoke about the possibility of a rate hike by the Federal Reserve at its policy meeting coming up this Wednesday [...]

Upcoming Events September 2016 Part 2

Fri Sept 16th **Don’t forget: The LA County Fair is running every day through September 26th!!!!** Beverly Hills – Franklin Canyon – Take a fun Moon Hike through Franklin Canyon Park. Friday, September 16th at 7:30pm  Burbank - Magnolia Park - Movie Nights – Seating begins at 7pm, bring [...]

Economic update for the week ending September 10, 2016

Stocks sold off on Friday to end the week down sharply - U.S. stocks fell sharply as investors were unnerved by  comments from Federal Reserve officials that pointed towards an interest rate hike.  Positive comments about the economy from Fed Bank of Boston President, Eric Rosengren, who said, " a [...]

Back-to-School Tips for Parents

The beginning of the new school year brings on a myriad of emotions: sadness about the end of the summer vacation, excitement about the new school year and even a little anxiety. Parents don’t fret! Here are some sure-fire tips on how to keep the kiddos happy and focused [...]

Market Update | Week Ending 09/02/16

Many people might not know that the jobs report actually has historically had an impact on whether or not the Fed will raise rates later in the month when they meet.  So what did the recent jobs report announce?  Here's our weekly economic breakdown to keep you up to [...]

Infographic – Centennials: The Next Generation

The Centennials – those born from 1997 to the present, have different attitudes around spending and saving. See in this week’s infographic how previous generational spending and fiscal attitudes have shaped this up-in-coming generation.

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