Your Life. Your Needs. Your Plan.

Hoping this finds you well.

If you live long enough, you’re going to have a family member or close friend die. Compounding an already sad and stressful event, a person’s passing means that someone needs to take over their affairs—which is not a small job. Here are the things you need to do to be prepared.

Check out this week's blog below to learn more.

Rick Fingerman, CFP® and Lyman H. Jackson, CFP®
Independent. Fee-only. Fiduciaries
Before Someone Dies
Years ago, hearing about a “trust” seemed like something that only rich people set up. Today, revocable trusts can significantly simplify the transfer and disposition of your assets at death.
We Specialize In Three Areas
Whether in retirement or nearing retirement, our disciplined approach will help ensure you are on track
Women in Transition
Recently widowed or divorced, our compassionate approach will give you peace of mind and a sense of empowerment
Paying for College
With skyrocketing costs and little time left to save, without a college plan, one's retirement could be in jeopardy
Is Candida Syndrome Real?

Does the presence of Candida in stool correlate with “Candida-hypersensitivity” symptoms, such as headaches and tiredness? And what happens when people are placed on a high-sugar diet?
With Worsening Wildfire Seasons, How Can We Learn To Live With Them?

The Most Mysterious Star in the Universe

Something massive, with roughly 1,000 times the area of Earth, is blocking the light coming from a distant star
Goose Eye Mountain
Rick's recent climb of Goose Eye Mountain via Wright Trail is a 10.1 mile moderately trafficked trail located near Newry, Maine.

Check out some photos
Earth's mysterious red glow

Researchers noticed something baffling: an unexpected wavelength of unknown origin. They tried looking at Earth with only this wavelength, and saw the planet covered in a red hue of varying intensity.
Recipe of the Week

Creamy Pumpkin Marinara Pasta

This creamy, savory pasta is perfect for a day where you need a cozy, satisfying meal on the table in 30 minutes or less.
Quote of the Week
"She stood in the storm, and when the wind did not blow her way, she adjusted her sails.”

- Elizabeth Edwards
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