Category: Personal-finance

A Financial Advisor’s 10 Tips to Reducing Debt
Nov 30, 2020
It might start out fairly innocent – a credit card purchase for $500. But if left unchecked, a small portion of debt can grow into a ball and[...]
Top 5 Financial Planning Mistakes Federal Employees Make
Nov 24, 2020
Maryland ranks fourth in the nation for employment within the federal government. Located in the state’s capital, Scarborough Capital Management[...]
Your Retirement Plan and a Job Change: What You Need to Know
Nov 09, 2020
If I change jobs, what happens to my retirement plan?
Live Webcast – Financial Planning for Your Child’s Future
Oct 27, 2020
Join us for a live webcast presented by David Sizemore, CFP®
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[...]
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[...]
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[...]
What is an Emergency Fund? And Other Financial Planning Facts
Jul 13, 2020
Things may be going really well for you right now. You may be advancing in your job, your investments are rebounding and life, overall, may[...]
Born After 1980? Here’s Your 10-Point Guide to Investing
May 26, 2020
If you were born in the 1980s or ’90s, chances are you have a pretty busy life with mounting financial responsibilities. Maybe you have student[...]