Five Questions

“What would a good day look like?”

That’s one of five questions that Atul Gawande thinks people facing a terminal illness should be asked in the early stages of their treatment. 

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Tyler Reeves, CFP®
What's your Barometer?

Social media is our generation's greatest addiction. Not only are we addicted to the mindless minutiae of repeatedly checking our accounts, but we also seem to be increasingly measuring our own happiness by what others are posting on our News Feeds.

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Tyler Reeves, CFP®
Why Independence Matters

Throughout the last year, the New York Times has published several explosive (and long overdue) reports on the terrible current state of the Teachers' 403(b) market. This is a subject that is close to me, as both of my parents and my wife are educators. I actually began my career as a financial adviser working in this market with hopes of improving it.

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Tyler Reeves, CFP®
19 Questions

Every Saturday morning I sit down at the kitchen table with the Wall Street Journal and a cup of coffee (Yes, I still get print newspapers delivered). The first section that I flip to is B1...Jason Zweig's "The Intelligent Investor" column.

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Tyler Reeves, CFP®
Curb Your Spending

Whether it's summer vacation, back to school shopping, or the upcoming holiday season, it seems that it's always easy to find an excuse to break away from the family budget. Given that we live in a world where we can now send money to people through text messaging, or buy just about anything with one click of the mouse, this makes sticking to a budget harder and harder for most families. Fortunately, there are several behaviors that can help curb those impulses to spend.

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Tyler Reeves, CFP®