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Choosing the right advisor

As the saying goes, "When times are good, anyone can make money." In the tenth year of the bull market following the Great Recession, markets are at or near all-time highs, but recent volatility has some investors uncertain on where the markets will go from here. Many are re-evaluating their relationship with their financial advisor to ensure that they are in good hands.

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Read what Brightworth advisors and planners have to say about wisely managing your financial future.

real-estate market

Real estate professionals listen up: the real estate market is hot right now, but the eventual downturn is coming. Are your finances prepared to survive the next stage? 

As the world has been moving into the recovery phase of the Covid-19 global pandemic, economies and financial markets are adapting to a new reality. Supply chain disruptions are wreaking havoc with pricing. The employment picture is improving, but at an uneven pace.

hit the target

An important step for business owners as they think through their eventual exit is answering the big three questions: 1) to whom I will transition my business, 2) how much I need to net out from the transition, and 3) when I will exit.

family at 4th of july garden party

As you gather with friends and family this Fourth of July, remember what you are celebrating. Our nation is the land of the free and the home of the brave. Yet, I have found that people do not always give themselves enough freedom to pursue what truly makes them happy.

woman excited about job offer

Have you considered all the factors involved in making a job switch?

father teaches child about money

Do you know where to start when it’s time for your children to learn about handling money?

Bright Blog

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11 ON Fri, 09/21/2018 - 15:23

A blank calendar filled with nothing but free time can be every bit as stressful as a packed work week. Here are some ideas for creating a new retirement schedule that will keep you growing, learning, experiencing new things, and making meaningful connections with your community.

90 ON Wed, 08/15/2018 - 13:09

According to a recent report, Georgia lost its crown spot as #1 for feature films being made…well for 2017. But we only lost to Canada (an entire country), and we remained ahead of LA (well actually both LA’s: Hollywood and Louisiana).

10 ON Thu, 06/28/2018 - 09:54

Running out of money in retirement is one of the biggest fears many people face. In this brief video, Brightworth's Lisa Brown offers five tips to help protect yourself from such risk and ensure peace of mind as your enter this new phase of life. 

11 ON Thu, 06/28/2018 - 09:36

It's been said that the only constant in life is change. In his Transitions video series, Brightworth's Charlie Jordan discusses the major transitions in life, their financial impact and how to navigate through these changes with clarity and peace of mind,

10 ON Wed, 06/27/2018 - 16:35

At some point in their lives, 90% of women will be solely responsible for their finances due to the loss of a spouse. This can prove to be a very frightnening time for women who have never been involved in their family's finances. In this brief video, Brightworth's Lisa Brown offers three financial tips to help married women get a handle on their money.