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Investopedia Top 100 Financial Advisors for 2018
Stephen Rischall, CFP® and founding partner at 1080 Financial Group has been ranked by Investopedia as a member of the
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Getting (Mentally) Prepared to Retire
A successful retirement is not merely measured in financial terms. Even those who retire with small fortunes can face boredom
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How Much Should You Save by Age 30, 40, 50, & 60
It is agreed that the earlier you start saving for retirement, the better. The big question on the minds of
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The Real Cost of College
How much will your family end up paying for college? Your household’s income may have less influence than you think
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Investing in Your Beliefs
It’s Not Uncommon Many well-educated, socially conscious, and environmentally friendly investors wind up buying shares of companies whose beliefs and
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Financial Priorities Young Families Should Address
As you start a family, you start to think more about certain financial matters. Things change when you have kids,
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Translating Stock Market Jargon
Understanding the terminology used when it comes to stocks, investing, and even Wall Street is challenging to many people. Below
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Who To Trust With Your Money – 2 Frugal Dudes Podcast
Stephen Rischall,CFP® spoke with Sean Merron, host of the 2 Frugal Dudes podcast  to discuss everything from good (and bad) financial decision
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Should Millennials Be Your Money Models?
Financially, Millennials (or Generation Y) are often criticized for being risk averse and unaware. Is this truth, or is it fiction?
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Financial Steps to Take When Getting Married
Are you marrying soon? Have you recently married? As you begin your life together, it is important for you to
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Is a Home an Investment?
When you buy a home, are you investing? If you buy it to flip it or buy it as a
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The Importance of Financial Literacy
If only money came with instructions. If it did, the route toward wealth would be clear and direct. Unfortunately, many
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Tax Planning for the Self-Employed
For some, self-employment is the American dream. An opportunity to be your own boss, to maintain a flexible work schedule,
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SMART Goals for the New Year!
I called up my mom to say hello for the first time this year. We started talking about “resolutions”, and
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Spend Money the Smart Way This Holiday Season on KNX 1070
Spend money the smart way this holiday season. Charles Feldman and Mike Simpson, hosts of KNX 1070 In Depth, interview
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Six Keys to Successful Investing
A successful investor maximizes gains and minimizes losses. Though there can be no guarantee that an investment strategy will be
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Are Millennials Taking Their Money Seriously?
See what Stephen Rischall had to say about millennial investors in today’s world. He was recently featured on The Goldstein
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