Is FIRE, Financial Independence, Retire Early, a good idea?
These original articles are written by Dave Hamra and frequently appear in local publications. They are posted here to illustrate our philosophy and thinking.
Lessons learned while fishing apply to investing as well.
There are financial costs to having pets and this is a good example.
A town built by a company may be a thing of the past but a livelihood dependent on one industry still impacts many communities and lives.
New Financial Planning Firm Launched Traditional Firms Fear Disruption For Immediate Release on April 1, 2018; Contact 520-615-BOZO (2696) Gordian Advisors, a fee-only comprehensive financial planning firm in Tucson, Arizona, today announced the formation of a wholly-owned subsidiary, Clown Car Advisors (CCA). The inspiration for CCA came from a Gordian Advisors client who wondered why […]
The recent market upheaval was difficult for nearly all stock investors but one popular strategy had disastrous results. The “low volatility” strategy wagered that the smooth ups and downs the market had enjoyed for the last couple of years would continue. As volatility went through the roof overnight, several funds that were dedicated to this […]
Mutual fund costs and the voting rights of individual stocks can be important considerations for investors
There are far fewer US stocks available today. Why, and what should investors do?
Should taxpayers contribute to new stadiums for professional sports?
A look at some unique securities issued by aesthetes and musicians, which are fundamentally similar to most investments.