Vice President of Advice

Damian D.

CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Practitioner

I love being part of a team that provides top notch financial guidance that is accessible to everyone. We make a genuine difference in the lives of those we work with and it’s incredibly rewarding

Blog Posts

Signs it’s time to relent and start budgeting

A lot of people think they are better than budgeting. I’m sure there was a time in my life when...

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Keep a binder of your financial vitals, just in case

Dying was less complicated 20 years ago. Upon the death of a loved one, a family would obtain a stack...

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Do the math on pension payout

You’re 62 years old. You have a choice. You can either receive $30,000 every year for the rest of your...

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Visualization can help you prepare for retirement

Picturing yourself in retirement can illuminate the threats and risks that line your path to financial independence. Visualization is a...

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How to have the perfect money conversation with your spouse

There’s one thing I hate talking to Mrs. Planner about: what happens to characters in a book or movie after...

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Should you lease a car?

Should you hire someone to mow your lawn? This seems like an innocuous question, right? But the answer to this...

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Should you get a Roth or a traditional retirement account

One of the most common questions I get is, “am I saving enough?” and it’s probably one you’ve asked yourself...

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Compounding interest helps pad nest egg

If you have only 10 years left before you retire, and you have only half of what you need, don’t worry, you...

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Make your retirement years count

Two weeks ago, I heard a statistic that won’t leave my brain. This statistic makes me feel sad, scared and...

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