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What Women Need Know About Working with Financial Advisors | Tip #3

What Women Need Know About Working with Financial Advisors | Tip #3

I was recently reminded of a troubling statistic: Two-thirds of women do not trust their advisors. This is troubling, largely because it’s so preventable. Check out these tips all women should be aware of to improve this relationship and strengthen their financial futures.

Is the Market Running on Irrational Hope?

Is the Market Running on Irrational Hope?

With coronavirus cases rising, unemployment at historic levels, and ongoing protests across America, the strong market rebound feels like it could be driven by irrational hope, leaving many with lots of questions. Check out these insights from our Chief Investment Officer, Kristi de Grys.

Lease vs Buy: What’s the Best Option?

Lease vs Buy: What’s the Best Option?

With the spring season knocking on the door, are you making plans to enjoy the Pacific Northwest? Consider the value of leasing vs buying to stretch your hard-earned dollars. Read this article to learn more about where to start when facing a lease or buy decision.

How Much Risk Do You Need To Take?

How Much Risk Do You Need To Take?

Determining the right amount of risk to take in your portfolio can be tricky. Once you do figure out how much risk is necessary, do you have a plan to stick with it? Learn more about what you should consider when calculating your risk tolerance.

Job Offer Considerations: What’s Really Important?

Job Offer Considerations: What’s Really Important?

When you’re in the market for a new job, it’s easy to get caught up in the numbers. But Merriman advisor Aimee Butler’s journey helps illuminate other factors you might consider as you search for a new opportunity.