Scarborough Capital Management Blog

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[...]
What Does Rolling Over a 401(k) Mean?
Aug 03, 2020
We get this question a lot: If I decide to leave my job (for reasons other than retirement), what do I do with my 401(k)?
Before Giving to Charity, Ask Yourself These Questions
Jul 28, 2020
It’s admirable to want to help others, but there are a few questions you should ask yourself before you make a charitable donation. Not all[...]
Scarborough Debt Counseling: 5 Ways You Should be Using Credit Cards
Jul 20, 2020
For some people, the words “credit cards” conjure up thoughts of crippling finance charges, endless minimum payments and debt collectors. But in[...]