Financial Market Commentary

Which is scarier? The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropping about 2,250 points? The S&P 500 Index dropping about 7.7%? Both recently happened and both are effectively the same... Read more »

Financially Sound Ways to Give to Minors

There are many options for helping a child secure his or her financial future. One of the best presents you can give a grandchild is the gift of a secure future. Money you give them when they are... Read more »

Ways to Fill Winter Storm Insurance Gaps

To cover many of the winter storm property insurance exposures not covered by named peril insurance policies, businesses can buy one of these types of property policies: a broad form property... Read more »

Avoiding Winter Storm Damage 

It’s been an unusually damaging year of wildfires and hurricanes. As those kinds of events recede we need to look ahead to the always costly winter storm season that will soon begin. As you read... Read more »

Group Health Costs Continue to Climb

It could cost you five percent or more to provide your employees with health care benefits in 2018. After surveying large employers, the National Business Group on Health released a report on plan... Read more »