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PFA Ponderings
June 22, 2018

GE just left the Dow. So what?

The market was down yesterday, almost 300 points! Headlines and water cooler conversations are replete with references to what ‘the market’ did or where ‘the market’ is.  The White House touts the substantial implications of (and takes credit for) ‘the market’ passing 25,000.  The (non-financial) media reports on market movements…
PFA Ponderings
June 15, 2018

Wicked Simple Estate Planning

Out of the main financial planning areas recognized by the CFP board, which include Cash Planning, Risk Management, Investment Planning, Tax Planning, Retirement Planning and Estate Planning, it’s Estate Planning that seems to be the most daunting.  I’ve sat with estate planning attorneys who don’t have their own will, and…
PFA Ponderings
June 8, 2018

VOLATILITY IS GOOD. VOLATILITY IS BAD.

RISK is a fundamental component in investing – but what actually IS risk?  Most people identify it as the chance that they will lose money when they invest.  But really, in order to actually lose money, the investment must be either sold, or it must actually lose 100% of its…

Seminars

At Penobscot Financial Advisors, we believe the best way to empower people is through education, which is why we’ve created a series of three workshops that cover key areas of personal finance. These seminars are both fun and informative—but never a sales pitch. Every presentation is delivered by one of our knowledgeable financial planners and each is designed with the same objective: to leave participants feeling inspired to take small steps towards improving their overall financial wellbeing.

We’re currently booking financial planning and asset management seminars for 2020. Want us to come to your place of work? Have your human resources or benefits departments reach out to us by emailing info@penobscotfa.com or calling (207) 990-1901 in order to start the scheduling process.

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