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Investing in Future Generations

Exciting news from the Human Investing office:  In the year 2017 alone five babies will be born into the families of Human Investing (2 girls and 2 boys already, with 1 boy on his way)! For myself and the other > full post

Equifax breach: how to respond

  It has been widely reported that Equifax, one of the three main credit reporting companies, suffered a major data breach that exposed Social Security numbers and other vital information of millions of people. About 143 million people in the United > full post

How to Optimize Your Stock Options

Two Things to Consider When Managing Your Employee Stock Options Stock options are an interesting benefit. Instead of giving you actual shares of company stock, your employer gives you the “option” to buy a certain number of shares at a > full post

Achieving Financial Freedom

In this season of the 4th of July, we have the chance to celebrate our freedoms with gratitude for the sacrifices of those who have gone and those who continue to go before us. When it comes to our household > full post

4 Reasons for Delaying Social Security

  Over 50% of us take Social Security before “Full Retirement Age”… and over 90% take Social Security by “Full Retirement Age”. What age are we taking Social Security? Munnell, A and Chen, A, “Trends in Social Security Claiming”, May > full post