Entries by Jac Arbour

THE MONEY MINUTE: The new American Dream

by Jac M. Arbour CFP®, ChFC® President, J.M. Arbour Wealth Management The dream has shifted. It used to be a house, a picket fence, a new car, two healthy kids, job security, and maybe a family trip once or twice per year. Today, younger people are not as interested in buying homes, and they’re starting […]

THE MONEY MINUTE: Who will inherit your money?

by Jac M. Arbour CFP®, ChFC® President, J.M. Arbour Wealth Management When you pass, who will inherit your assets? Will your assets be distributed via the probate process? (And will information about your estate therefore become public record?) What if someone should challenge your Last Will and Testament? Will the probate of your assets be […]

THE MONEY MINUTE: Do you work 9 – 5 for free?

by Jac M. Arbour CFP®, ChFC®, President J.M. Arbour Wealth Management Many people who earn a paycheck have never been paid. Sounds a little crazy, right? When you hold your paycheck in your hand or view your electronic deposit, I’d like you to consider that the amount you see doesn’t represent what you actually earned. […]