Stout Bowman Quarterly
Q4: 2016
Stout Bowman
& Associates raises over $4,000 to benefit the Susquehanna Service Dogs   

On Saturday, September 24th, Stout Bowman & Associates hosted a charity golf event at Manada Golf Club in Grantville, PA, to raise funds for the Susquehanna Service Dogs. We would like to thank all of our clients, friends, sponsors and supporters for helping us make this event possible! Feedback is encouraged for future improvement of the event. Please send to

For more information and pictures from the event, please visit our website at

Thanks again!
Tips for Avoiding a Holiday Spending Hangover

"Decorating the house. Buying plane tickets. Playing Secret Santa at work. Preparing elaborate meals. Dressing up for holiday parties. Shopping for gifts. There's no question that the days between Thanksgiving and New Year's challenge us with obligations and expenses. Since being extra-busy and having lots of gifts to buy is stressful enough, why add to that burden by blowing your budget or even going into debt? It's difficult to enjoy the holidays when you're worried about money, so use our holiday budgeting tips that take some of the stress out of the holiday season..."

Click here for more on these holiday savings tips from Investopedia!
Quarterly Business Highlight
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As always, it is a pleasure to work with you, and we thank you for your continued trust and support. We wish you a beautiful holiday season and a new year of peace and happiness!


Stout Bowman & Associates
In This Issue
Quick Links
How Millennials Should Think About Social Security

"What to do? How should you account for Social Security? Eliminating it entirely from your planning "strikes me as overly pessimistic," says Morningstar's Christine Benz.

And even if you're really skeptical that Social Security will be there for you, there are better ways to plan."

Click here to read more on Forbes magazine's coverage about retirement planning for millennials.

Decision 2016: Uncertainty and Long-Term Implications
One of our current partners, American Century Investments, provides some insight into a Donald Trump presidency and how to stay the course for your personal financial plan.

Click here to visit the American Century Blog to read more.
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Matthew A. Stout
Managing Partner
Marc E. Bowman
Managing Partner