Rick Bloom, CFP®, RICP®

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Lifestyle

Creating a life map involves a close review of personal finances and an assessment of other building blocks. Lifestyle matters look at how to balance work and leisure, how to make smart choices for the future, and many other items in an effort to help an individual “enjoy the journey.”

 
 
Grief and Finances: Communication to Financial Preparedness

Grief and Finances: Communication to Financial Preparedness

The unpredictability of life can sometimes leave us feeling overwhelmed with grief. For some, that may be a monetary change brought about by the loss of a job or significant financial setback. While others may...

Work/Life Fluidity: Less Stress, Higher Productivity

Work/Life Fluidity: Less Stress, Higher Productivity

There’s no doubt about it: technology has changed the way we work. And not only the way we work, but also the how, when and where.

Give to Charity Without Reducing Your Legacy

Give to Charity Without Reducing Your Legacy

Let’s say you are a closely held business owner who sold your business at the height of the market. As a result of your good fortune, you...

 

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The 12 Steps to Living Confidently: How to Set Up a Budget

Get ready. We’re about to get deep. Have you ever thought about what means, means? Yes, you can think about it for a moment…

Financial Fixes: From Health Scare to Financial Care

Have you or a loved one ever had a major health scare? One that rocked your world for a few days (and sleepless nights) until you learned it was not as serious as you feared and that life would return to normal with the right care.

Pickleball in Retirement

Learn about the latest sport to sweep the nation with this informative article.

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How Much Home Can I Afford?

With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.

Bi-Weekly Payments

This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.

Comparing Mortgage Terms

Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.

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What to Do When You Lose Your Wallet

Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.

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