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The 4 Causes that Contribute to Poor Investment Decisions

By Byron Ellis September 18, 2018

“The four most dangerous words in investing are: ‘this time it’s different.’” – Sir John Templeton I have a friend who grew up in New England, and I always assumed he liked to ski. Then one day he told me he’d only skied once in his life… …but it was enough to turn him off skiing for good. Why? He only made it about 20 feet downhill before he flipped over and broke his leg! That got me thinking. When it comes to investing, we’re…
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8 Misconceptions About Health Care Costs in Retirement

By Byron Ellis September 17, 2018

“United Capital Financial Advisers, LLC (“United Capital”) provides financial life management and makes recommendations based on the specific needs and circumstances of each client. For clients with managed accounts, United Capital has discretionary authority over investment decisions. Investing involves risk and clients should carefully consider their own investment objectives and never rely on any single chart, graph or marketing piece to make decisions. The information contained in this article is intended for information only, is not a recommendation to buy or sell any securities, and…
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5 Tips to Starting Your Own Business

By Byron Ellis September 14, 2018

Starting your own business can be an incredibly rewarding experience. You become your own boss, set your own hours, and write your own paycheck.

But running a successful business isn’t easy; it requires a lot of time, knowledge, and focus.

But with the right amount of planning, you have an opportunity to build a business that will continue to grow for many years to come. Read More

4 Secrets to a Fulfilling Retirement

By Byron Ellis September 11, 2018

“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” Anonymous “Byron, I think I’m ready to retire,” said a friend of mine. “If you don’t mind, can I ask you a professional question?” (This friend and I have always kept our friendship personal—no business.) “Absolutely!” I said. He’d shared with me recently that he enjoyed my articles, so I was aware retirement had been on his mind. “Is there a secret sauce?” He laughed at the confused look on…
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