Resources Research"Research is to see what everybody else has seen, and to think what nobody else has thought”―Albert Szent-Gyorgyi“Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.”―Carl SaganResearch ResourcesRetirement“Retirement plays out in three distinct phases. First are the Go-Go Years. Then the Slow-Go Years which eventually give way to the No-Go Years."― Michael Stein“At age 20, we worry about what others think of us. At age 40, we don’t care what they think of us. At age 60, we discover they haven’t been thinking of us at all.”― Ann LandersSteps to consider so you can potentially accumulate the money you'll need to pursue the retirement activities you want.Retirement ResourcesInvesting“A rising tide floats all boats. Only when the tides go out do you discover who’s been swimming naked.”― Warren Buffet“They say the stock market is rational. In reality the market can stay irrational longer then you can stay solvent.”― John Maynard Keynes“The four most dangerous words in investing are: 'this time it's different.' ― Sir John TempletonCreate an investment strategy that’s designed to pursue your risk tolerance, time horizon, and goals.Investing ResourcesInsurance"Fun is like life insurance; the older you get, the more it costs."― Frank McKinney aka “Kin” Hubbard"I detest life-insurance agents: they always argue that I shall someday die, which is not so." ― Stephen Butler LeacockA well-structured insurance strategy can help protect your loved ones from the financial consequences of unexpected events.Insurance ResourcesTaxes“We contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.” ― Winston S. Churchill“A democracy cannot exist as a permanent form of government. It can only exist until the people discover they can vote themselves largess out of the public treasury. From that moment on, the majority always votes for the candidate promising the most benefits from the public treasury, with the result that democracy always collapses over a loose fiscal policy--to be followed by a dictatorship.” ― Alexander Fraser TytlerThe only difference between a tax man and a taxidermist is that the taxidermist leaves the skin.― Mark TwainIt is a good thing that we do not get as much government as we pay for.― Will RogersI cannot undertake to lay my finger on that article of the Constitution which granted a right to Congress of expending, on objects of benevolence, the money of their constituents...― James MadisonIt is a paradoxical truth that tax rates are too high today and tax revenues are too low, and the soundest way to raise the revenues in the long run is to cut the tax rates.”― John F. Kennedy“You don’t pay taxes–they take taxes.”― Chris RockUnderstanding tax strategies can potentially help you better manage your overall tax situation.Tax ResourcesEstate Planning“Planning is bringing the future into the present so that you can do something about it now.”― Alan Lakein“Death is not the end. There remains the litigation over the estate.”― Ambrose BierceManage personal affairs while you're alive and control the distribution of wealth upon your death.Estate ResourcesMoney“The art is not in making money, but in keeping it.” ― Proverb“Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants”.― Epictetus“Too many people spend money they earned, to buy things they don't want, to impress people that they don't like”.― Will RogersThe only way not to think about money is to have a great deal of it.― Edith WhartonManaging your money involves more than simply making and following a budget.Money ResourcesLifestyle“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”― Maya Angelou“It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one’s mouth and remove all doubt.”― Abraham LincolnHow to strike a balance between work and leisure is just one aspect of the wide-ranging Lifestyle matters.Lifestyle Resources Have a Question? Name Email Phone Question Thank you! Oops!