Category: Personal-finance

Saving Vs. Investing: Which is More Important?
Mar 30, 2021
Putting your money to work is one of the core pillars of wealth-building. This common but powerful mantra is the driving force behind[...]
10 Ways Your Spending Habits Could be Jeopardizing Your Retirement
Mar 22, 2021
Time is one of the most important ingredients in the recipe for a financial plan. Earning and saving money is important, of course, but Father[...]
Live Webcast – State of the Markets
Feb 15, 2021
Join us for a live webcast presented by Joshua Goldsmith, CFP®, CRPC® Scarborough’s Webcast Series presents State of the Markets. The financial[...]
When is it Time for a Financial Review?
Feb 01, 2021
With 2020 behind us, you may look back over the last 12 months with anxiety, confusion and relief that a new year is now upon us.
8 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Making a Major Purchase
Jan 26, 2021
Buyer’s remorse is an awful feeling. The regret, exasperation and that sinking feeling that you went into debt for nothing (or not much, anyway)[...]
New Year’s Resolutions: What We Learned from 2020
Dec 28, 2020
No one could have imagined what 2020 had in store. The U.S. has faced numerous challenges, including a global pandemic, large-scale unemployment[...]
Stress Testing Your Portfolio: 3 Factors to Review
Dec 15, 2020
Do you know how much the value of your portfolio would drop if the market dipped by 30 or 40 percent like it did in March 2020?
5 Common Misconceptions About Market Volatility and Your Investments
Dec 07, 2020
It’s not hard to find information these days – simply ask a question and “Alexa” will tell you what she finds out. What can be difficult, however,[...]
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[...]