Spectrumly Speaking
June 2013

We hope this e-newsletter finds you all well and enjoying your spring thus far ~ Hopefully you have had a chance to spend some time outdoors and finally felt  safe to get those gardens planted!

As always, we are here to help address any of your concerns and to answer any questions you may have.  If we don't know the answer, we will find it or put you in touch with someone that can!

All the best to you and your families,
Karen, Richard, Janet, Ingrid and Sheila
The Bold and the Beautiful
soap opera
Much like a good "Soap", financial markets continue to provide us with both intrigue and drama. With a host of familiar characters to both root for and against, market makers have provided us with the ultimate love/hate relationship to follow over the past five years.

                   Read on ...
"Woman of the House" 
A Financial Home Party 

We have designed a Home Party series for women in the Barrie area.    

Click here to learn more and complete
a survey to WIN !!

A number of indicators point to slower economic growth for Canada while the United States remains on the road to recovery. In Europe, the recession is proving to be deeper and longer lasting than expected.  The intensity of the global financial crisis has now eased and there is an increased tolerance for taking on business ...

12 thigns  

12 Things Happy People Do Differently 



 A Tribute to Stephen Covey


Are you short on cash ?
Do you have money left at the end of the month for savings, special purchases or a treat?  Or are you coming up short and using credit to get by?
You need to look closely and monitor your cash flow to see where the cracks are.          We can help ...

Spectrum Team
Following Your
Spectrum Team ...
  • Richard is on holidays for the month of June.   He and Melvina are exploring La Belle Province!  
  • Karen participated in the 10th annual Tourette Syndrome Walk on June 9th, raising funds and awareness for this neurological disorder.    
  • Janet's eldest daughter, Michelle graduated from University of Toronto with her masters degree in 'Masters of Information, specializing in Library Science'.    
  • Ingrid's eldest son, Zakary will be graduating from High School at the end of this month along with her youngest son, Jonathan who will be graduating from elementary school.   
  • Janet celebrated her 13th year anniversary with Spectrum on May 8th !!    


Life is like a camera ...

Focus on what's important,

Capture the good times,

Develop from the negatives,

 and if things don't work out,

take another shot