Archive for April 2013

Younger generations could be worse off than their parents

According to a recent study from the Urban Institute, younger generations may be worse off, now and in the future, than their parents before them. According to the study, which was examined in a recent New York Times article, “those in Gen X and Gen Y have accumulated less wealth than their parents did at…

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Dining Out For Life…sounds pretty good!

Nearly everyone enjoys dining out at Atlanta’s many great restaurants. This month, you can indulge for a worthy cause by participating at the 21st annual Dining Out For Life. At Dining Out For Life 2013, you pick from more than 100 participating restaurants to eat, and at least 25% of the bill from your meal…

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The Great Atlanta Bicycle Expedition

The Great Atlanta Bicycle Expedition is a fantastic way to rediscover the sights and sounds of our great city. During an exciting bicycle ride with family, friends, and neighbors, you can enjoy the unparalleled history of Atlanta. This fun, family-friendly expedition includes not only a police-escorted bicycle ride but also lunch at Elliot Street Deli…

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2 Overlooked Retirement Killers

“I should be okay…I’m doing everything I know to do” John said to me in call discussing ideas he had read in my book. You work hard, you give to causes you care about, you pay your taxes, and save as much as possible for retirement. As time goes on you start to use words…

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5 Essential Fiscal Cliff Lessons

It all became clear to me…when I turned off the media. It is hype. It is fear based. And most of it isn’t helpful to where you and live everyday. In our minds and with our actions we need to move from the state of U.S. economy to the state of our personal economy. What…

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Is your kid ready to handle $5.25 million?

$5.25 million: that’s the amount that parents are now allowed to leave to their children, family, favorite charities, and others without being hit with the federal estate tax, thanks to the fiscal cliff deal. That’s good news for particularly wealthy families, who would have otherwise been hit with an increased tax and a smaller exemption.…

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