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6 Questions Business Owners Should Answer Before Selling Their Business

Financial Planning  |   November 28, 2018  |  
Russ Norwood

The sale of a business is one of the more involved and complex processes a business owner can ever experience; and, in most cases, there is little margin for error. There can be many second chances to overcome mistakes in building a business; however, it is rare to get a second chance when selling a […]

Five Reasons to be Thankful

General  |   November 22, 2018  |  
Russ Norwood

Thanksgiving is a time for reflection and gratitude.  We have many reasons to be thankful during this season: I am thankful that our 200+ year old system of political checks and balances still works.  Politics is a pendulum that can swing too far in both directions but in the end, when there is an imbalance, […]

Checklist of Best Strategies to Consider—and Pitfalls to Avoid— After Your Family Experiences A Significant Wealth Event

Financial Planning  |   November 21, 2018  |  
Russ Norwood

First generation wealth creators have many new opportunities, but along with new wealth comes many responsibilities and challenges. For many families, a financial windfall can be life-changing— an opportunity to take their lifestyle up a notch and create a legacy for future generations. Unfortunately, American families don’t have a great track record in that regard. […]