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Choosing the right advisor

As the saying goes, "When times are good, anyone can make money." In the tenth year of the bu;; market following the Great Recession, markets are at or near all-time highs, but recent volatility has some i nvestors uncertain on where the markets will go from here. Many are re-evaluating their relationship with their financial advisor to ensure that they are in good hands.

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Read what Brightworth advisors and planners have to say about wisely managing your financial future.

Dave Polstra

Congratulations to Brightworth’s co-founder and partner, Dave Polstra, who received the Greater Good Award from Georgia Planned Giving Council for 2020/2021! Dave has worked for more than 20 years with his clients to develop giving strategies to charities across metro Atlanta.

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As your life changes, your financial plan may change too. And that’s OK.

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You may love your son-in-law or daughter-in-law now, but that could change down the road. So, if you don’t want your money going to your kid’s future ex, here’s what you should do.

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Lisa Brown is joined by wealth advisors Brett Covert and Patricia Sklar for a concise 30-minute presentation for working professionals who want to know if their 401(k) investment strategy is in good shape, including:

With the first quarter of 2021 behind us, the economy is in full-blown recovery mode.  According to the Wall Street Journal, real (after inflation) GDP forecasts are for 6% growth by the end of the year.  This would result in net growth of 2% over the past two years…during a pandemic!

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Interest rates have been on the rise lately causing many investors to become increasingly nervous that the upward trend may have much further to go. 

Bright Blog

Check out what Brightworth advisors and planners have to say about wisely managing your financial future.

 

Thu, 10/24/2019 - 17:07

The sixth episode of Taking Stock with Lisa Brown is Three Essential Money Tips for Executives.

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Thu, 10/24/2019 - 16:06

The fifth episode of Taking Stock with Lisa Brown is My Smartest and Dumbest Money Decisions from 22 to 42.

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Tue, 08/13/2019 - 13:49

The third episode of Taking Stock with Lisa Brown is Investing in Pot Stocks?

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Fri, 08/02/2019 - 09:31

Eposode 4 of Retiring Well with Charlie Jordan is Retiring Wellness

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Mon, 07/29/2019 - 15:14

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Eposode 3 of Retiring Well with Charlie Jordan is Afraid to Spend in Retirement? You're Not Alone

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Fri, 07/19/2019 - 07:49

Eposode 2 of Retiring Well with Charlie Jordan is Facing Common Retirement Fears

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Fri, 07/19/2019 - 07:37

The third episode of Taking Stock with Lisa Brown is Buying Your Dream Home?

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Fri, 07/05/2019 - 13:22

Eposode 1 of Retiring Well with Charlie Jordan is Taking the Off Ramp

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Mon, 06/24/2019 - 09:45

Research shows that 75 percent of business owners are unhappy within a year of selling their business. This is why understanding when to sell your businessis so consequential

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Fri, 06/21/2019 - 10:15

An oft-forgotten area of focus in all this planning is one’s own health. Here are recommendations on how to take care of your own health and fitness as you prepare for the next phase of your life.

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Mon, 06/17/2019 - 11:36

 

The second episode of Taking Stock with Lisa Brown is Losing your 6-figure Job?

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Mon, 06/03/2019 - 08:54

It’s amazing to me that a show can start off so strongly, with critical acclaim and a massive following and, at least in the opinion of many, finish so weakly. There is nothing worse than a bad ending.  In real life you don’t want to be that way either.

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