If only…

By: Laura Walton AFC® We hear those words often. If only I had started saving sooner, had saved more, had spent less, had not bought that house…you fill in the blank. Those two words are the motivation for the Foundation’s new and exciting project – the 3rd Decade! This program makes available to young adults in their 3rd Decade…

28% more?!

By: Laura Walton AFC® People are calling Jerry Schlichter, a consumer rights lawyer in St. Louis, the 401k Lone Ranger. He’s successfully sued several large employers for mishandling their 401k plans; Boeing is his current target. When I heard the story on NPR, it was the 28% difference that really got my attention. Schlichter said,…

The Minimalists

By: Laura Walton AFC® Have you heard of them? Joshua Fields Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus?? They’re in Tucson tonight on their WordTasting Tour 2015 promoting their recent book, “Everything that Remains”. They each gave up six-figure careers and all the trappings to see if life was more meaningful with less stuff. Their finding? A resounding…

Coming Full Circle

By: Robert Swift What a special week this has been. The TCI Foundation began its first official series of investing classes on Tuesday. Thanks largely to an article in the Arizona Daily Star (read further for a link to the article), interest has been very high. While classes through April are now full, we will…