Newsletter Issue: Vol 7 Issue 8
August 2018 
In This Issue
fresh_berries.jpg Where Strawberry Shortcake Fits in US Economy 
I recently visited a small town where flash floods had washed out roads and houses. While I was there it was impressive to see the number of local fundraisers to help those affected. We had strawberry shortcake and spaghetti dinners all as part of raising money. The food was really good but even better was the feeling of directly helping neighbors.  There's something interesting in the American psyche that leads to a high level of giving.
Kristin Rodriguez       
old-man-woman.jpg How Much Do You Know About Long-Term Care? 
How much does eldercare cost, and how do you arrange it when it is needed? We s eparate some eldercare facts from some eldercare myths.   
Generational Financial Review
Free initial financial consultation for your adult children. See what Symphony Financial can do for your whole family.
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August Quote
"Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago. "
~ Warren Buffet
Finding Health Insurance Before Medicare  
There are ways to keep you and your family protected without paying an arm and a leg if you are faced with shopping for health insurance in the years before Medicare. Some tips from

Monthly Economic Update
While investors kept tariffs and trade disputes in mind, a new earnings season provided Wall Street with a lift. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 4.71% for the month. Was the federal government about to enlarge tariffs on Chinese imports or relax them? The month ended with conflicting signals.
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