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June 2018 Monthly Insight: GDPR and Your Privacy Rights

Posted by on Monday, June 4th, 2018 in Cybersecurity, Monthly Insights | 0 comments

“You have to fight for your privacy or you lose it.” –Eric Schmidt, former Executive Chairman, Google and Alphabet The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Over the last few weeks, you’ve probably received numerous emails from social media sites, apps you use, and other online service providers announcing they are updating their privacy settings to enhance the user experience and give you more control of your personal data.  The fact of the matter is that nearly all of this recent activity to update privacy settings is...

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Developing a Realizable Vision for Retirement

Posted by on Monday, May 14th, 2018 in Monthly Insights, Personal Finance, Retirement, Wealth Management | 0 comments

Retirement is a totally new stage of life. With some careful prioritizing—and collaborating with your advisor—you can design a working plan for retirement that may surpass all your expectations. When most people think of retirement, they imagine leaving a job they’re tired of, getting out of the rat race, and leaving the pressures of employment behind. Often retirement is viewed as a reward for time in the workforce and successful financial planning. But retirement is so much more than giving up a job and relaxing. Retirees are entering one...

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May 2018 Monthly Insight: Perspectives on Market Volatility

Posted by on Monday, May 7th, 2018 in Investing, Market and Economic Updates, Monthly Insights, Personal Finance | 0 comments

I don’t focus on what I’m up against. I focus on my goals and I try to ignore the rest. -Venus Williams, American professional tennis player, 2nd in all-time rankings Last year, stocks marched higher with only minor pullbacks.  The largest decline from peak-to-trough for the S&P 500 Index last year was just under 3%.  It was a year that lacked turbulence and rewarded diversified investors.  Since February 1, volatility has returned.  It’s a reminder that periods of relative tranquility don’t last forever.  In our opinion, the...

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How to Create Ultra-Secure Passwords That Keep Hackers Away

Posted by on Monday, April 23rd, 2018 in Cybersecurity, Personal Finance | 0 comments

With data breaches occurring more and more, it is important to protect personal information stored in online accounts with secure passwords. The majority of passwords do not pass the test. Learn how to create a password that will keep your data safe online. Click the thumbnail below to download full...

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Tuning Out The Noise

Posted by on Monday, April 9th, 2018 in Investing, Market and Economic Updates, Wealth Management | 0 comments

At the Nalls Sherbakoff Group, we believe the right financial advisor plays a vital role in keeping investors focused on what really matters. More specifically, our goal is to help you understand what you can control while providing the expertise, perspective, and encouragement to keep you focused on your destination. Watch the video from our friends at Dimensional to find out more about how a financial advisor can help you tune out the noise of the investment...

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