When you leave vacation days unused, you’re leaving more than money on the table. Science has spoken. Travel = happiness. So why do more than half of all Americans leave vacation days [...]
Chief Economist Scott Brown discusses current economic conditions. The economic calendar is as busy as it can get this week. Reports on consumer confidence, real GDP growth, employment, and manufacturing could alter the [...]
A treasure trove of forgotten gains sits unclaimed, and some could be yours. Have you heard the one about the former janitor who left more than half a million dollars unclaimed in Louisiana treasury coffers? [...]
October 09, 2019 Explore how healthcare and technology collide. Can you identify a part of your day that doesn’t involve technology? Maybe it’s the lane detectors in your car that guide you as you head [...]
Market Commentary by Scott J. Brown, Ph.D., Chief Economist As expected, the Federal Open Market Committee lowered the federal funds target range by 25 basis points, to 1.75-2.00%. Of the 10 FOMC members, two dissented [...]
September 12, 2019 Making your mark through your work doesn’t have to take a lifetime. If you left your job today, how would you be remembered? Thinking of the legacy you’re creating through your career [...]
September 09, 2019 Your work ethic and the actions you take today can make a lasting impact on the lives of those around you.
September 10, 2019 Trust assets can be used for a variety of helpful and enriching benefits, all while not jeopardizing valuable government assistance. Caring for a family member or friend with a disability or special [...]