Stocks finished the second quarter up 20% – its best quarter in over two decades! That’s remarkable considering business was brought to a standstill. In just a few months, we have witnessed a bear market, a recession, and subsequent recovery compressed in a short span of time.
This week is another guest takeover of the One Minute Retirement Tip! Nick True is here to share with you the Importance of Budgeting. Nick is the host of a very popular money flash briefing on Alexa, called 30 Second Money.
A business exit strategy might seem low on the priority list but it can cause a lot of problems for small business owners and entrepreneurs if they don’t have one! Ashley Micciche talks with host Joe Casey on The Retirement Wisdom Podcast about the importance of a...
SCORE, a national, non-profit organization helping small business owners, invited Ashley Micciche to present via live webinar. Ashley discussed how business owners can understand the value of their business today and how to take advantage of the opportunities to...
Should you buy tax free municipal bonds? Are these bonds right for you? I find that a lot of investors are confused about tax-free bonds. And many people think that because the interest is tax-free it’s a no-brainer that they should invest in these bonds.
The cost of healthcare is a big line item to factor into your spending in retirement and it’s something that many people forget to plan for when they are figuring out how to budget for this big expense.
Even if you’ve refinanced or bought a house in the last few years, for many homeowners, it makes a lot of sense to look seriously at refinancing right now… But not everyone should be re-financing right now.
While we think that stocks are still at risk for continued volatility, the economic news should gradually improve from here, and we may be on the precipice of a new bull market!
Confused about the differences between Roth vs. traditional IRAs and which one is better for you? Learn the differences and why you should invest in a Roth IRA instead of a traditional IRA.
What if cultivating the Christian virtues of patience, self-control & faith, could help you manage your money better and help make you a savvy invest investor?
Many Americans are behind on retirement… but hope is not lost! With a few adjustments (that you may be able to live with), you can greatly improve your chances of not running out of money in retirement.
Anna Zeck, Editorial Director of Fender Bender Magazine (the leading progressive media brand exclusively serving collision repair shop owners), Ratchet & Wrench & NOLN, dives in with Ashley Micciche about retirement planning for shop owners and asks the question-...
Following the fastest bear market on record (down 35% in 23 trading sessions), stocks turned in their best April in 82 years and their best monthly gain since 1987!
When you can look at this current stock market crisis through the lens of opportunity, rather than fear, you can see this catastrophe for what it really is – an incredible opportunity!
Back on the Morning Blend, Ashley Micciche talks to Mater Dei Radio show host David Endres about tax efficient ways you can give to your favorite charities! LISTEN NOW
Are the processes and procedures of your business living in your head? Do you feel like you’re the only one that can run your business? That’s a problem if you plan on exiting your business someday… or even going on a vacation!
Back again, Ashley Micciche discusses what to do when your business is falling apart with The Exit Coach Radio Show host Bill Black. Ashley shares tips and ideas that business owners can implement now in order to help their future retirement. LISTEN NOW
In retirement, you need a lot more cash than when you’re working. Find out how much cash you should maintain for emergencies and those nasty bear markets!
The coronavirus pandemic caused the fastest bear market ever – down 32% in just four weeks. Sheltering in place and social distancing will bend the curve of the virus, but it will also result in a recession, massive unemployment and economic hardship.
With the stock market in bear market territory, having dropped more than 25% from the start of the year, many investors are starting to ask… have we hit bottom yet?