I've been rebuilding my basement. We first moved into our house in 2004. We used to have a smaller, one-story ranch house, but Kim and I decided we wanted a larger home for our growing family.
So, toward the end of 2003, we moved out of our ranch house and had it torn down. Over the next year, we … CONTINUE READING
The Phone Call That Changed a Life
One of our long-time clients passed away recently. In fact, she was one of our very first clients, who came to us in 2004. It really hit me after I received the phone call that she passed away. I remember when she first called us: She had just lost her husband, and he had handled all the finances for the decades they had been together. She had never been involved with paying the bills or managing their checking account and didn't know how their money was invested … CONTINUE READING
Avoid the Summer Heat Somewhere Cool
As the scorching summer sun beats down, it's hard to remember that just six months ago you were shivering through the winter, whether that meant a chilly 50°F or bitter subzero temperatures. But if cooler temps sound like paradise, and a dip in the pool is no longer keeping you cool, it might be time to take a vacation somewhere chilly. Check out these three destinations to avoid the summer heat … CONTINUE READING