Scarborough Capital Management Blog

What’s the Difference Between Custom Allocation and a ‘Cookie Cutter’ Plan?
Oct 19, 2020
Many people take a simple approach to retirement and invest in a basic, age-based fund. They plan to withdrawal Social Security benefits as early[...]
A Financial Planning Tip All Federal Employees (and Military Personnel) Should Know
Oct 12, 2020
Employer-sponsored retirement plans are powerful financial tools. Of course, simply securing a job with a solid salary is a great thing, but many[...]
What is a Pension Buyout? Our Pension and Wealth Management Advisors Explain
Sep 29, 2020
A pension used to be a common source of income in retirement, but today, many employers are shifting away from these plans and offering other[...]
When Can We Retire? Answer This Question First
Sep 21, 2020
Dreaming of the endless hours of free time stretching out before you in retirement can be exciting and feel like a fantasy during your working[...]
9 Ways Retirees Can Earn Extra Income
Sep 14, 2020
The idea of retirement used to be sitting in a relaxing chair and reading a book or playing golf four days a week. Retirees today are much more[...]
Will I Get My Ex’s Benefits … and Other Social Security Questions
Sep 09, 2020
Social Security benefits are a crucial ingredient in many people’s retirement calculations. But determining how much you will receive in Social[...]
How to Determine Your True Risk Tolerance – and What That Really Means
Aug 24, 2020
Usually, finding profitable investments is the main thrust behind investing. Depending on your financial goal, your mix of individual stocks,[...]
Paying for Kids – Without Dipping Into Your 401(k)
Aug 17, 2020
A happy and healthy family is a beautiful thing. Some of our most precious memories and character-forming experiences involve moments with our[...]
Live Webcast – After Tax Money in Your 401(k)? Hate Taxes?
Aug 14, 2020
Join us for a live webcast presented by Gregory Ostrowski, CFP®, CRPC®, BFA™ Scarborough’s Educational Webcast Series presents After Tax Money in[...]
2 Ways You Can Make Investing Easier
Aug 10, 2020
In our experience helping busy families plan for their future, we’ve learned that the reason many people put off their financial planning is[...]