Lorin Bice – Branch Manager – Financial Advisor
With a background in engineering and a long history navigating the challenging arena of business, Lorin Bice has been working as a financial planner in the Lakeland and the Central Florida area for over 13 years.
He specializes in transition planning, especially when it comes to creating a life-long financial plan for wealth retention and development across generations. He’s also passionate about how politics can affect the world and what it means to your financial success, as well as retirement planning, investing, market conditions, and many other topics.
We love Lorin’s insight, sense of humor, personal anecdotes, famous quotes, and his uniquely valuable take on financial wellness. We know you will too.Read More About Lorin
Investment Advertising: Sell to Fear and Greed | March 2016
I like math. Yes, I’m talking about mathematics, the subject we all took in school. I have come to the conclusion (based upon my personal observation and with no scientific process whatsoever), that people fall into two categories regarding mathematics: those that “get it” and find it easy, and those that don’t get it at […]Read More
Market Volatility and the Investor’s Perspective | February 2016
Last month we talked a little bit about stock market volatility, and after the last 30 days, we should probably stick with that topic. As a start, however, we absolutely must establish our perspective: Think Long Term. And long term is not a year or two, or even five or more. We are investing for […]Read More
Market Outlook for 2016 | January 2016
Well, Happy 2016…I’m writing this in the middle of the month, and market-wise, things aren’t too happy. I was all set to write about New Year’s resolutions and reflect all sappy sweet over the people who have meant so much in my life, but the market noise that started the first week of January begs […]Read More
Christmas Ruminations | December 2015
Ho, ho, ho, or yo, ho, ho if you’d rather ignore the season and get away from it all by pretending to be a pirate on a desert island. Most of us, however, will spend our holidays around the dessert island deciding between chocolate or cheesecake, but not chocolate cheesecake (bleah, is my advisor input […]Read More
Social Security Changes for 2015 | November 2015
Thank you sitting down with me to read a few thoughts about investing. For the last two months, we’ve discussed aspects of having a financial plan; you can find those columns on our website at alleninvestments.com. You can also find bio information for our advisors, including my co-writer this month, Dana Hurley. Dana is very […]Read More