So, 4 days before the final, I bought a plane ticket and a seat to the US Open. I debated only an hour or so. I shouldn’t spend the money, I shouldn’t take the time away from all my duties, shouldn’t shouldn’t shouldn’t. But I did.
Even in a rough market. Even in a recession. Even with gas prices and travel costs at a high.
Strategy For Major Job Change
Mike Giordano on WYFF News 4 talking plans for changing careers or taking early retirement.
Creating Healthy Money Habits
Mike Giordano on WYFF News 4 talking about ways to develop healthy money habits.
How Do You Prepare For Change
Early August is always an emotional time for me. I don’t know if it is the
suffocating heat and fluctuating barometric pressure, or the shortening days
signaling the end to the lazier ways of summer, but I tend to feel a little down and
fatigued this time of year.
Evolution of Retirement
We don’t just suddenly change. We evolve. The typical financial planning projections focus on retirement as a one off occurrence in our lives. One day we are gainfully employed, the next day we are sleeping in, having lunch at home and playing golf.
Celebrating One Year of Independence!
We want to take this opportunity to thank our clients for your support as our firm embarked on an independent path this past year. One year ago, we transitioned our business from a broker-dealer to become an independent investment advisory firm affiliated with a Registered Investment Advisor.
Financial Topics for Caregivers – Big Decision Making
Last week, I provided some resources and a checklist for caregivers based on the stage of care. I have condensed the list here for conversational purposes.
Mike on Fed’s Mega Rate Hike
On WYFF News 4, talking potential impacts from the Fed’s mega rate hike.
Stages of Caregiving, Checklist and Resources for the Caregiver
Last week, I shared some language and color around starting the conversation about caregiving loved ones. This week, I want to talk about the stages of care and offer tips and resources for each stage.
Where It All Began
I got my first job after college by going to the job fair my senior year. I talked to the guy in the best suit, and he worked for MassMutual. Geno became my first professional mentor and a friend. He talked about financial planning and investing. Helping people make good decisions made sense to me.