Laura Hawley – CFP®, President at Allen & Company
Dana Hurley – Financial Advisor at Allen & Company
In this episode, we discuss curing the Holiday Debt hangover, ways to get started on the path to a healthy Financial Future, how carrying Debt can have an impact on your Health and daily Lifestyle, and determining which Financial Resolutions to set to be more Financially secure.
In this episode we cover:
- Taking a look at the 2018 Holiday spending statistics and trends (1:32)
- Steps to cure Holiday Debt hangover (7:00)
- The impact Debt has on your Health and Lifestyle, and How to deal with Debt in this Market.(16:43)
- How wedding debt can impact your Financial future (24:57)
- Financial Resolutions and how to set Financial goals (28:18)
Links From the Show:
The average consumer spent about $1,226 on holiday gifts. – Dana Hurley, Financial Advisor at Allen & Company
The average shopper will purchase 14 gifts during the Holiday Season. – Dana Hurley, Financial Advisor at Allen & Company
Last minute shoppers make up nearly 30% of online Holiday Sales. – Laura Hawley, CFP®, President at Allen & Company
The Market, what we know, does not like uncertainty. – Laura Hawley, CFP®, President at Allen & Company
Put away the Credit Cards. Once you’ve paid one off, put it away. – Laura Hawley, CFP®, President at Allen & Company
Student loan debt is higher than any other kind of non-mortgage debt in the United States. – Dana Hurley, Financial Advisor at Allen & Company
About LAURA HAWLEY
Laura began her lifelong career at Allen & Company as one of the youngest Financial Advisors in Florida more than 30 years ago.
A CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, Laura joined Allen & Company in 1983 and now serves as President and Chairperson of the Executive Committee. In addition, she was appointed to the Board of Directors in 2001. Laura played a crucial role in establishing the Viera office and served as Branch Manager until 2015. She holds Series 7, 66 and 24 licenses, as well as her Life, Health and Variable Annuities.
Laura’s holistic approach to financial planning, and her passion for teaching...