An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays.  As I get older, I think more and more about Thanksgivings past and all the food,...

What Does It Mean to Be a Veteran?

To you, and especially to all who served, happy Veterans Day! While thinking about the meaning behind the day, we came across an...

Halloween & The Market

As Halloween approaches, our thoughts turn to carving jack-o’-lanterns, trick-or-treating, haunted houses, festive costumes, and...

Financial News

Whether you do business with us now, never, or are considering it one day in the future, our belief is to share and help everyone grow. Whether in the business life as well as personal, we hope you enjoy these articles and find value within.

Lincoln Speech

Lincoln Speech

In the summer of 1858, Lincoln gave a speech in Lewiston, Illinois.  Concerned that people had forgotten what the Declaration said, he decided to remind them.  Not many Americans know about this speech today.  I myself had never heard of it until someone shared it with me.  But after reading it, and thinking about it, I’m convinced there’s no better message I can share this Independence Day.

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