30 July 2014 0 Comments

The Feel Good Factor

Buying a new car can make you feel good…until the new car smell wears off and you no longer bother to get it washed every week.  Moving into a new home always makes you feel good…until the newly escalated real estate taxes come due.  Partying with a bunch of your pals from college, reminiscing about […]

12 June 2014 0 Comments

No B.S.! Just tell me what insurance policy is best

More than once I’ve heard a version of this demand:  Don’t sell me; just tell me in simple language what type of life insurance is the best to buy!  Okay, I hear your frustration.  I’ll try to comply, though without some information on your personal needs and objectives, that’s going to be tough. But, if […]

5 March 2013 0 Comments

What’s Really Important in Life

Recently my wife and I saw the movie “56 Up”.  It’s a documentary film that follows the lives of 13 individuals beginning at their ages of 7, taking them through age 56.  All of the subjects are residents of Great Britain, but other than that they have been randomly selected.  There is nothing special about […]