Events and Activities during America Saves Week, February 24th – March 1st

Events and Activities during America Sav...

Organizations across the nation are providing fun ways for individuals to save as part of America Saves Week, . America Saves Tweet Chats and Google Hangouts Experian #CreditChat Date: 2/26/14 Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Pacific Hosted by: @Experian with special guest @AmericaSaves Link to Announcement Post on Experian Wise Bread #WBChat: How to Develop Savings Habits Date: 2/27/14 Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Pacific Hosted by: @WiseBread and @AmericaSaves Prize: $100 Link to Announcement Post on Wise Bread. eXtension #eXASchat Date: 2/3, 2/10, 2/17, and...

The “Best-Cast Strategist

Are you close to retirement? Or does retirement seem so far away, you can’t even envision it? Whatever your time frame, you probably do want to retire some day. A 2011 study from the Metlife Mature Market Institute contains a lot of interesting information about how retirees and pre-retirees create a financially successful retirement. We always hear about the challenges of achieving a secure retirement, but this survey asked respondents who felt that they were successful in their work towards a “best-case” retirement strategy how they did it. The survey...

Secure Shredding – A New Way to Sh...

In this blog post I wanted to share a change in our shredding approach that impacts you, our client.  We hope that this change will provide more natural, environmental shredding without electricity, by maintaining confidentiality of client information. It all started when our son, Max, asked for a prairie dog, about a year ago.  One of the “deals” was that he had to research what it would take to get and keep a prairie dog as a pet.  Once that was done, the spring shipment of prairie dogs at our local pet store had already been purchased, and I thought we...