JBL Financial Blog

Q&A For Medicare Season

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Friday, November 09, 2018

Questions Answered by the Coach

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A Primer on Dividends

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Dividend Dates. There are four important dates for dividends: 

Declaration Date: The company announces when it will pay a dividend and how much the dividend will be worth. Ex-Dividend Date: Shareholders of record before this...

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Buying and Selling: Trading Basics

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Thursday, September 13, 2018

 

The New York Stock Exchange Group averaged more than 5.7 million trades per day in 2017, with an average of almost 1.5 billion shares changing hands. 1   Many of these trades are more complex than most investors need to...
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Dividend Investing: Small Payments Can Boost Returns

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Sunday, August 05, 2018

 

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Quiz: Financial Facts That Might Surprise You

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Wednesday, July 18, 2018

If you have a penchant for financial trivia, put your knowledge to the test by taking this short quiz. Perhaps some of the answers to these questions will surprise you.

 

Questions

1. The first organized stock market in New...

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Social Security Spousal Benefits

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Monday, June 18, 2018

Social Security. One of the most complicated questions in retirement planning.  We received a question the other day that felt worth sharing to us. It begins as follows: 

"I am a year older than my wife. I plan to defer...

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Do You Need A Free Business Consultation?

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Thursday, April 26, 2018

 

 

 

When your employees retire they are faced with making the decisions about their health insurance. These decisions can be overwhelming especially when it comes to being eligible for Medicare. Erin helps hundreds of...

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Making Sense of Net Worth

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Thursday, March 15, 2018

A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth including a few fun facts. Have a question? Ask us!

 

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What Type of Investor Are You?

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Thursday, February 22, 2018

Do you know your risk tolernace? Let's help you figure it out by asking you: Would you rather be reading or sky-diving?

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Investing: Stock Market Analysis

Erin Lapidus
Erin Lapidus Wednesday, February 07, 2018

There is no shortage of analysis for anyone interested in investing. A search for the term “stock market analysis” turned up 16 million hits on Google and well over 200,000 hits each on Bing, and Yahoo.¹

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