Jan
30

2018 Year-End Investment Market Report

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This was the year the long, seemingly endless bull market came to a crashing halt — and U.S. investors finally, for the first time since 2008, experienced the normal definition of a bear market (down 20% from the S&P 500’s all-time high on September 20). The bottom fell out in the final month of 2018, […]

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Jan
22

What Attracted our Advisors to WorthPointe?

Each of our advisors was drawn to something slightly different at WorthPointe. We take great satisfaction in giving our partners the career they dream of. Here are a few of their stories. Meet Morgan Advisor by day and surfer by night — Morgan is committed to balance in every area of life. He came to […]

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Oct
02

Coffee Break with John Chapman

posted on October 2nd 2018 in LA/OC CFP Team Posts & WorthPointe News with 0 Comments

John Chapman, CFP®, one of WorthPointe’s newest hires, is spearheading the new Orange County office. With deep roots in the OC area and currently residing in Newport Beach, this talented and knowledgeable family man will help us expand our territory and serve a wealth of new clientele. Keep reading to get to know John and […]

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Sep
17

Join us in welcoming John Chapman to WorthPointe!

posted on September 17th 2018 in LA/OC CFP Team Posts & WorthPointe News with 0 Comments

WorthPointe welcomes a through-and-through Orange County boy to the team: John Chapman, CFP®. Discovering the wealth management industry while interning for Merrill Lynch, John became energized to pursue a career as a financial advisor. Backed by an authentic love for people, he joined WorthPointe with the mission to bring better tools and genuine care to […]

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Feb
06

Stock Market Plunge: What’s Going On?

By now, you have probably seen the news that the stock market is taking a dip. There is a lot of information coming at us fast as we watch to see what happens next. We are here to answer a few of your questions. Why is this happening? As she finished her term as the […]

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Dec
13

Five Key Concepts for Financial Success

The following blog post is an excerpt of the WorthPointe e-book, The Informed Investor. We created The Informed Investor to show you a Nobel Prize–winning approach crafted to optimize your investment portfolio over time. We have designed it specifically to not only support you in your efforts to preserve what you already have, but to […]

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Dec
10

Avoiding 8 Big Mistakes in Retirement

Tens of millions of Americans are looking forward to the day they retire. Others enjoy their profession and can’t imagine a life without work. Yet, even those folks recognize that one day they won’t wake up on a Monday and head into the office. In either case, a common goal is present — a comfortable […]

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Dec
06

Investing Shouldn’t be Complicated

Investing Shouldn't Be Complicated

The following blog post is an excerpt of the WorthPointe e-book, The Informed Investor. We created The Informed Investor to show you a Nobel Prize–winning approach crafted to optimize your investment portfolio over time. We have designed it specifically to not only support you in your efforts to preserve what you already have, but to […]

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Nov
29

How We Define Wealth Management

How We Define Wealth Management

The following blog post is an excerpt of the WorthPointe e-book, The Informed Investor. We created The Informed Investor to show you a Nobel Prize–winning approach crafted to optimize your investment portfolio over time. We have designed it specifically to not only support you in your efforts to preserve what you already have, but to […]

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Sep
25

Property Tax Savings for California Seniors (55+)

You may not consider your 55th birthday as a milestone, however, there may be more reason to celebrate than you think. At the age of 55, several options for tax savings become available for those considering selling and repurchasing real estate in California. Traditionally your property tax base is calculated by the assessed value of […]

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