S&P 500 Over The Last 90 Years

The Standard & Poor’s 500, more commonly known as the S&P 500, is an index of 500 large United States companies. It is often used as a barometer of the health of the U.S. stock market and economy. With an immense amount of historical data, we can get a better understanding of what it is like to invest in the stock market over the long-term.

Want To Retire Early?

There is a certain allure to the thought of retiring early. Many Americans are tired of their soul-sucking jobs and daydream at the thought of living out the remainder of their years on their own terms. Who wouldn’t want that? Having a reason behind your retirement savings is key to staying the course when times get tough.

Survival First

Warren Buffett once said, “in order to succeed, you must first survive.”

I see this on a regular basis with individuals that want to get started investing. I am always excited to hear about how they are navigating this new stage of life, but often get concerned about the approach being taken.

Money Scripts

Money scripts are subconscious beliefs that one has developed since childhood and play a major role in financial behaviors. When money scripts are defined, they can be used to avoid financially destructive behaviors and in turn create good financial health.