Ignore Market Fluctuations & Stay Focused on Long-Term Investing

By Jeff Buice, Partner and Certified Financial Planner®️ at GENCapital There’s been a lot of market volatility lately with contradicting economic data — like a disappointing jobs report in early May that eased some inflation concerns, followed by a new inflation report a couple days later that showed the biggest jump in consumer prices in […]

Positive Financial Perspective During the Pandemic

Recently our colleague at Main Street Financial Solutions, Kerrie Debbs posted subtly positive ways to look at the current pandemic when it comes to personal finances.  I repeat some here with additional thoughts as well. One theme is that various clients and others with whom we have spoken have reported far lower overall (or at […]

Market Downturn Toolkit

We often get asked the question, “what do I do when the markets are down?” While the simple answer may just be to do nothing, there are several techniques that one can employ that will help you come out on the other side of the downturn in a better position than before. Several of these […]

Stay the Course in Spite of Coronavirus Fears

As of the writing of this article, there is no shortage of news on the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) that is currently spreading throughout the world.  It seems as though the virus is the only subject being covered on TV, online, at work, or conversing with friends. Financial markets hate uncertainty, and there is still much plenty […]

2019 Year End Tax Planning Tips

As the year end approaches and as people are still adjusting to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), we often get asked for advice in planning for potential financial actions that would reduce taxes owed for the full year. The following provides for some financial planning tips to consider that may help to lower […]

Andy Murphy to Moderate “2020 Equities Forecast” Panel at Southeast RIA Summit

ATLANTA, GA, OCTOBER 22, 2019 –GENCapital, a wealth management firm, is proud to announce Partner and Senior Investment Advisor Andy Murphy will be serving as a panel moderator at the Southeast RIA Summit on October 30, 2019 at Grand Hyatt – Buckhead in Atlanta. The event is a Southeast-focused educational networking meeting for Registered Investment […]

Brett Danko of GENCapital Spoke for Third Consecutive Year at SECO19

ATLANTA, GA, OCTOBER 11, 2019 – GENCapital, a wealth management firm, is proud to announce Brett R. Danko, CFP®, who serves as GENCapital’s Partner and President of Financial Planning Resource Center, spoke at the 2019 Southeast Community Owners (SECO) Symposium. Brett spoke on Succession Planning at SECO19, the conference for community owners by community owners, […]

AJC: Solid numbers released day after bond market stoked recession fears

Michael E. Kanell, Staff Writer The Atlanta Journal-Constitution After a shaky spring, the Georgia economy added 3,400 jobs in July, the third consecutive month of growth, the Georgia Department of Labor reported Thursday. The state’s unemployment rate edged down to 3.6% — the lowest level of joblessness since early in 2001. The rate was 3.8% in […]

Having a Retirement Plan for your Business – Does it Really Matter?

By: Jeff Buice When running a business, you as an owner (or part of an ownership group) are never short on responsibilities. First and foremost, you are tasked with running your company and running that company well! You must manage expenses, understand the marketplace and your competition, market to new customers and keep current ones […]