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How to raise financially responsible kids

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It is never too early to start raising financially responsible kids by teaching them about how money works, to better prepare them for adulthood. Eric Palmer, a financial educator with Outlook Advisors, recommends and gives tips that will help parents start incorporating their child in the life of finances as early as they can. Tip 1:… Read More →

LearnVest expands its presence at SkySong

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LearnVest, a financial planning company that provides fee-based financial advisory services, is expanding its presence at SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center. The company, which chose SkySong in 2014 as its first satellite location outside of its New York headquarters, is occupying a larger space in the SkySong 2 building, expanding from about 5,000 square-feet… Read More →

Miller Russell Associates earns Top 10 ranking

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Miller Russell Associates, a Phoenix-based investment advisor and wealth management firm, was recently ranked by AdvisoryHQ on its 2016 list of the top 10 financial advisors in Phoenix and Scottsdale. AdvisoryHQ conducts extensive research to identify and rank the best banks, investment and financial advisors, online brokerages, credit and lending providers and a wide range… Read More →

How Financial Professionals Can Better Cater to Women

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by in Banking | Featured | Women In Business

Historically, women have been viewed as secondary decision makers in financial situations – a sorely outdated posture that’s quickly evolving at most financial institutions. However, the insight alone isn’t sufficient enough to attract and retain more female clients. Many financial professionals are still struggling with their approach to working with and catering to women. What… Read More →

The Impact of Market Influences

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by in Columnist Spotlight | Finance

Many investors often question what influences the markets and what influences are most critical to pay attention to. There is no easy answer because there are several factors that can manipulate the markets and no one particular factor controls the direction. It’s a combination of several influences such as corporate performance, government- monetary policy, geopolitics,… Read More →

Miller/Russell & Associates Gains 4 New Partners

by in Business News | Finance

Miller/Russell & Associates, one of the leading independent investment advisers in the Southwest, announced today that four key executives have been made partners of the firm. Miller/Russell & Associates moved to an independent, partner-ownership model in 2012 to create a long-term internal succession plan that would preserve the firm for future generations. “We are thrilled… Read More →

Miller/Russell & Associates Gains 4 New Partners

by in Business News | Finance

Miller/Russell & Associates, one of the leading independent investment advisers in the Southwest, announced today that four key executives have been made partners of the firm. Miller/Russell & Associates moved to an independent, partner-ownership model in 2012 to create a long-term internal succession plan that would preserve the firm for future generations. “We are thrilled… Read More →

The Retirement Savings Crisis – Infographic

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If you are not saving as much as you should for retirement, you are not alone. Numerous surveys indicate that a staggering number of Americans are not saving enough for a comfortable retirement and many American workers are saving little or none of their income. The visualization below highlights the lack of preparation that will… Read More →

1 In 5 Americans Have Less Than $100 In Savings To Cover An Emergency – Infographic

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by in Banking | Economy | Finance | Infographics

The annual CashNetUSA survey of 1,000 Americans conducted by online lender CashNetUSA shows 22 percent of Americans have less than $100 in savings to cover an emergency expense while 46 percent report having less than $800. The survey documents a consistent percentage of individuals with varying socio-economic backgrounds living paycheck to paycheck again this year.… Read More →

Will Your Beneficiaries Beat the Odds?

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Two-thirds of baby boomers will inherit a total $7.6 trillion in their lifetimes, according to the Boston College Center for Retirement Research — that’s $1.7 trillion more than China’s 2012 GDP. But they’ll lose 70 percent of that legacy, and not because of taxes. By the end of their children’s lives — the third generation… Read More →

Brubacher is fueled for success

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by in Featured | Finance

Joan Brubacher is a gas. Well, she knows gas – and how to account for it. “Growing up in Kansas, my dad was a fuel distributor,” said Brubacher, chief financial officer for Resolute Commercial Services, a Scottsdale-based receivership and corporate renewal firm,. “He also loved math, just like me.” At only 14, number-loving Brubacher was… Read More →