Month: February 2016



    The Financial Adviser Valentine’s Day Savings Tips

    by Crystal Brook Advisors

    According to a recent study, the average person celebrating Valentine’s Day in the U.S. spend $180 on this special day, however, there is one group that spends over double this amount. Millennial men 18-34 (age) spend an average of $371 on this romantic holiday, according to Nerd Wallet.


    The 7 Worst Money Mistakes I Made in My 20’s

    by Crystal Brook Advisors

    In my early 20’s, most of my time was spent having fun, living in the moment, and juggling going to college and my internship. I was going to college in one of the greatest cities in the world, New York City. Needless to say, life was pretty awesome. Unfortunately, I was so busy enjoying my 20’s I did not spend much time worrying about money and my future.


    In the Markets: Week-Ending February 5

    by Peter J. Creedon

    Newsletter: In the Markets – Week-Ending February 5 Crystal Brook Advisors We Make Financial Planning Crystal Clear™ United States: U.S. companies added 151,000 workers. Average hourly wages rose by 0.5%, and the unemployment rate fell to 4.9% for the first time since February 2008. Europe: The European Commission cut its prediction for 2016 growth in…

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