August 2008
Issue: 60
Welcome
 
Greetings!

Hit the beach. Build a sandcastle. Stop at a lemonade stand. Eat fresh tomatoes, corn and homemade ice cream. Savor these last weeks of summer.

Over several issues we are highlighting a series of "life events" that could have significant implications for your present or future financial situation, needs or plan.

It's time to re-evaluate your financial picture if you have experienced or will experience any of the following:
  • Relocation for retirement
  • Relocation of parent, spouse or yourself to an assisted care facility
  • Death of parent / grandparent
  • Death of child or child's spouse
  • Death of spouse

Time to Share. Create a Buzz.

Two great resources that help you "invest" in you.

Business Connect 2008 features opportunities to learn, market and network! Find out the economic forecast for 2009; how your business can attract women and baby boomers; The Seven Stages of Small Business Success and the keys to succession and transition planning for your business. Don't miss out on this jam packed day.

Are you a savvy businesswomen? Then you need to know about the Downtown Women's Club (DWC)!  DWC has evolved into an online social network and in-person community designed for you--the smart and sophisticated businesswomen on the go. The mission? To empower women through access to information and opportunities for collaboration.



Steps you must take when someone dies

When a family member dies, there's work to do. But thinking through what tasks must be done, by whom and when, can be all but impossible. Keep this guide handy.

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In This Issue
Steps you must take when someone dies
What's your money personality?
12 new 'needs' that drain your cash
Money trouble? It's your own fault.
8 ways to make a million bucks
Build the best sand castle with tips from the pros
What's your money personality?

Your financial behavior originates in your unconscious attitudes about money. Figuring out your money type could help you make better investing decisions and save you from disaster.

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12 new 'needs' that drain your cash

Your mind-set about needs versus wants may determine whether you thrive or flounder. Here's a closer look at some of the entitlements that people think they must have.

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Money trouble? It's your own fault.

All right, you financial crybabies: No matter how unfair, unreasonable or un-American it may seem, you have no choice but to live on what you make.

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8 ways to make a million bucks

Don't just dream about striking it rich. Learn from those who did.

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Build the best sand castle with tips from the pros

Build the best sand castle on the beach.

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Cheers,

Paula Harris and Bill Harris, CFP
WH Cornerstone Investments
781.934.9154
www.whcornerstone.com