Lincoln Speech

Lincoln Speech

Almost two-and-a-half centuries ago, fifty-six great Americans signed the Declaration of Independence.  It was a document that would change the world, but after the Revolutionary War ended, it languished in relative obscurity for many years.  In fact, to many, the...
The Best Man I Ever Knew

The Best Man I Ever Knew

Happy Father’s Day! As you know, this special day isn’t just a chance to buy Dad some new cologne or a power drill.  It’s an opportunity to reflect on what fathers mean to us.  The things they’ve taught, the values they’ve instilled, the examples they’ve set. It’s a...
The Bear is Back

The Bear is Back

On Monday, June 13, investors began the week by digesting a new spate of bad – albeit familiar – news: Inflation continues to surge.  In response, the markets sank swiftly and sharply, pushing the S&P 500 officially into bear market territory.1  (A bear market, as...