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Holiday Recipes

JUMP TO RECIPERaspberry Thumbprint Cookies 1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker™ sugar cookie mix 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 egg 3 tablespoons Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour 1/3 cup seedless raspberry jam 1 cup white vanilla baking chips   Heat oven to...

State of the Economy by Zach Walton

To say the news cycle this year has been overwhelming would be quite the understatement. Supply chain issues, COVID constraints, a hawkish Fed, a war overseas, record inflation, a potential recession, a bear market, midterm elections, 2024 election prospects, and a...

Thanksgiving Recipes

JUMP TO RECIPEButternut Squash SoupThis simple soup is healthy and filling! I large Butternut Squash 1 onion Butter & olive oil 6 Cups Vegetable or Chicken stock or “Better than Bullion” paste Dash Cinnamon Dash Nutmeg Parsley, or Cilantro (try to use fresh)...
Why am I thinking about Swiss Cheese, Donut Holes and Medicare?

Why am I thinking about Swiss Cheese, Donut Holes and Medicare?

Why am I am thinking about Swiss cheese, donut holes and Medicare?   Did you ever notice that at certain ages you were oblivious to how old you are? Then you wake up and someone ‘welcomed’ you to Middle Age. Then suddenly, your friends are talking about Social...

4 Duties of a Fiduciary

4 Duties of a Fiduciary

You’re probably familiar with the term “fiduciary.” Or perhaps you’ve heard of it and have never known what it means. Often used in the context of retirement plans, but not exclusively, being a fiduciary at its core is a duty of trust, confidence, and responsibility...

Health Insurance in the Summer

Health Insurance in the Summer

Health insurance isn’t a topic that’s approached during the summer months. With all the traveling and busyness of the season, we tend to put the consideration of health insurance plans off until Open Enrollment in November. However, summer is a perfect time to begin...

Team Marathon for the Cure – a Postscript

Team Marathon for the Cure – a Postscript

$191,000+ Over 21 years – Simply Awesome! The weather was picture perfect, sunny blue sky and 65 degrees. The warmth of the sun added to the warmth of the energy from so many participants. With our Team, Marathon for the Cure, of 26 people there was no question that...

Today is the Day You’ll Learn More About Life Insurance

Today is the Day You’ll Learn More About Life Insurance

Have you ever awakened after a wonderful night’s sleep, opened your eyes, stretched, looked out the window and said to yourself wistfully, “Today is the day I’ll learn more about life insurance.” Probably not. Life insurance isn’t exactly something we like to toss...

Marathon for the Cure: Join Our Team!

Marathon for the Cure: Join Our Team!

Breast cancer is one of the leading killers in our country, and we at Marathon Financial Advisors take seriously the responsibility to further the work to find a cure. As so many are impacted by this disease, it is in their honor and in, for some, their memory that we...

What Would It Take To Become Financially Fearless?

What Would It Take To Become Financially Fearless?

I was talking to a friend yesterday and we somehow arrived on the subject of how many of us, women especially, suffer anxiety over our finances. This can happen whether we are financially sound (earning a good salary, meeting our financial obligations, have money in...

4 Steps to Protect Your Family’s Financial Future

4 Steps to Protect Your Family’s Financial Future

Did you know everyone has an Estate? Even you! Did you know YOU will have the power to say what happens to your estate even after you’re no longer living? You DO, and everyone, regardless of wealth amount, should have a plan in place for the final settlement of their...