Lorin Bice Blog

Freedom and Finance

Let’s get back to matters of personal finance after our whimsical journeys the last month or two, shall we?   I take my inspiration today from the recent Fourth of July celebration. I hope you celebrated more than a day off from the salt mines and celebrated this great — though not without flaws — land […]

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Career Transition: Financial Advisor to Supermodel?

Last week a friend asked me “why do you wear suspenders and a belt?” I’ve also had people tell me “my daddy/mamma told me that I should never trust a man that wears suspenders,” but that little nugget of folk wisdom never made sense to me. Supermodels wear suspenders… right? I do have several reasons […]

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Market Harmonics and Dealing with Volatility

“What do you do if I sang out of tune?” My daughter always replies: “I’d stand up and walk out on you.” My kids grew up hearing lots of semi-non-sensical (and always fun) adages in our home (along with more than a few songs from the 60’s, as you can imagine.) Over the years, the […]

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Investing insights from “March Madness”

Do you follow March Madness? I do — it’s a great spectacle. In case you don’t, “March Madness” is the nickname for the annual men’s college basketball tournament which – as you may have guessed – occurs each March. It’s a single elimination tournament that consists of 68 teams. One of these teams is crowned […]

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Market Volatility and the Investment Highway

Well that was fun, wasn’t it? And by “that”, I mean the stock market rise that transpired over the time from Election Day 2016 to the end of January 2018. It seemed like our investment accounts hit new highs just about every other week! Then came February of 2018, and a dose of reality with […]

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