A Guide to Balancing Multi-Generational Financial Priorities

By Brooklynn Chandler-Willy | September 16, 2019

This show is designed to help the tens of millions of Americans who are members of the “Sandwich Generation”: people who feel pressure to provide some kind of financial support to their aging parents as well as to their children while still trying to meet their own financial goals and obligations. Not only does the…

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Is the Bear Market Coming Out of Hibernation?

By Brooklynn Chandler-Willy | August 19, 2019

While we may remember 2008 and the damage the market caused to our economy, it’s also hard to remember that bear markets happen more often than we remember, especially after the market went on a remarkable bull run. But the market is beginning to look dubious again and who knows what awaits in 2019, 2020…

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Considerations for Retiring Couples

By Brooklynn Texas Financial Advisory | July 26, 2017

Retirement is another chapter in your life; one that requires not only planning but day-to-day maintenance once you get there. And if you have a partner in life, it’s important to remember that your retirement, like a tandem bike, is built for two. Planning for your own retirement is complicated enough, but doing so at…

3 Common Questions About Social Security

By Brooklynn Texas Financial Advisory | July 19, 2017

While Social Security shouldn’t be relied upon to be the sole source of income during retirement, it can play an important role in your overall retirement income strategy. But making sense of the basic ins and outs of Social Security can be overwhelming. Here are three questions people commonly ask as they approach retirement age:…

Potential Models for Retirement Income

By Brooklynn Chandler tfa | July 11, 2017

  As important as it is to plan your retirement goals, you never know what variables could force you to change course. Fortunately, there are a variety of options that can keep speed bumps from running you off the road to retirement. One of the most fluid aspects of retirement is the date. Some people…

Expenses That Come With Caring

By Brooklynn Texas Financial Advisory | July 6, 2017

We spend our lives caring for others — at least if we’re lucky. One of the greatest treasures in life is having people, causes and pets to care for. Unfortunately, caring for others can have its challenges, including additional stress and financial burdens. Sometimes we get so caught up in making money that we don’t…

As You Age, Keep Looking Forward

By Brooklynn Texas Financial Advisory | June 5, 2017

Many people spend a large portion of their lives taking care of people like their spouse, children, siblings and older parents. Here’s a message for those in their later senior years: Don’t stop now. As we age, our concerns start to change. Some people may become preoccupied with ailments and difficulties in their living situations,…