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All of us at Financial Enhancement Group have been affected by mental health or suicide in our lifetime, whether with our family, friends, colleagues, or maybe even our own personal struggles. We’ve seen the toll that it takes in many aspects of life, this is why we feel it’s important to bring awareness to Mental

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Vacation season is upon us. We received a question last week regarding saving for a vacation, and it is one worth discussing. Can you use your Roth IRA for vacation expenses? The Roth option can be very confusing. The Roth concept, named after Senator Richard Roth, allows you to pay taxes on your retirement savings

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May started the way the old adage goes regarding stocks: “Sell in May and go away!” Lately, that has been lousy advice, but May 2019 was harsh. The Dow Jones Industrial Average had gone down for six weeks in a row – the first time in five years, according to Bespoke Investment Group. June has

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Challenges and opportunities will face us over the years. New career changes, learning a skill later in life are all changes, and sometimes those changes can be daunting. So you wake up one morning after 25 years on the job, and your boss shares with you that your services will not be needed in six

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Our very own Portfolio Manager, Andrew Thrasher, was quoted in U.S. News’ article How to Choose Between ETFs and Mutual Funds!  In this article, Andrew shares his insights on the important differences investors should be aware when it comes to ETFs and mutual funds. “These funds provide daily transparency to the underlying holdings, which is not offered

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Regret is a daunting emotion. There are church sermons, books on self-forgiveness and a host of other ways to talk about events or decisions in your life that you wish had a different outcome. There was an article written about an end of life nurse named Bronnie Ware.  She habitually asked her patients with less

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There are differences between icons and legends. Icons are poster-children for something and legends something be it a feeling, process or product. Warren Buffet is an icon of value investing but didn’t invent the concept. The Lone Ranger invoked a feeling of justice and loyalty and was a legend. John “Jack” Bogle was both. He

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