Archives for December 2015

Candace Bahr: InvestmentNews “Women To Watch” and Second Saturday co-founder honored by InvestmentNews Candace Bahr, owner of Bahr Investment Group, an LPL Financial-affiliated firm in Carlsbad, Calif., has made a profound impact over her 35-year career not only on her clients, but also on thousands of women across the U.S. About 26 years ago, some of her divorced and widowed clients approached […]

Six Signs That It’s Time to Sell That Stock

Whether one of your stock purchases is flying high or plummeting downward, it can be tricky to decide when to sell. Is your high riser about to implode? Should you stick with your spiraling stock in the hopes that it will rebound? Here are six signs that it’s time to cut the cord and sell […]

Is Divorce on Your Holiday Shopping List?

Eight Steps from the Experts on Handling the Holidays when Your Marriage No Longer Feels Like a “Gift” Thinking about shopping lists, presents, parties, and…divorce?  Holidays are usually a time for reconnecting, but if you are married — and not so happily — seasonal preparations can put major strain on relationships that are already teetering […]

Are You Eligible for Alimony After Your Divorce?

When Amber walked down the aisle eight years ago, she thought she was going to spend the rest of her life with Marcus. After their second child came along four years ago, they decided that Amber should leave her job as a product manager to take care of the children full time while Marcus continued […]

Ten Ways to Save at Christmas Without Looking Like a Cheapskate

You don’t need to check your January credit card statements to know that Christmas always has a way of wreaking havoc on your finances. According to the American Research Group, the average American plans on spending $882 on Christmas gifts alone in 2015. That doesn’t even include holiday decorations, ugly sweaters, and all the food […]