Being Prepared

The news reports this summer of the horrid fire storms in California and the damage that remains in the wake of Hurricanes Florence and Michael have left me wondering what I would do if I had only moments to vacate my home. Would I be prepared to walk out the door...

A Team Approach

It’s probably no secret that the majority of my office mates are deep into sports.  I tend not to share their passion.  I just don’t get it.  But then, they don’t quite understand my obsession for the fiber arts. So when the Bracket for the NCAA Men’s Basketball...

When Life Changes

When asked, I agreed to become the legal power of attorney, health care power of attorney and executrix for two beloved family members. Naively, I thought it would be years and years before I would be called upon. Wrong. On July 3rd of this year, these two family...

“That Age”

Two months ago I celebrated a milestone in my life. I use the term “celebrated” loosely. Actually, age 59 ½ came and went without a cake or candle, greeting card or bouquet of flowers. I would have never given it a thought had not my financial advisor...

New Knees, New Relationships

Since my initial interview for a position with Master’s Advisors, there has been a purposeful focus on building relationships with our clients. It’s woven into who we are as a company. Though the years, I’ve witnessed advisors recall minute details...