Weekly Notables

from the Desk of Brian Bickett, CFP®

for the Week of February 20, 2019

Living YOUR life…

This week’s notable finance article on the many benefits of focusing on financial independence is important as this focus allows you to have options in your life and not become stuck in a bad position due to financial constraints.

The trouble that can arrive is that once you have options, it can be intimidating to pursue your goals and dreams for fear of failure and the opinions of others. 

I encourage you to watch this clip of Tim Tebow’s response when asked about people not liking him.  His response is something everyone should be reminded of from time to time.

Enjoy the ride of YOUR life!

— Brian

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How to Achieve Financial Independence Without Retiring Early

This article provides a good perspective on the focus on and benefits of pursuing financial independence which may, or may not, coincide with one’s goal of retirement.

Oil in the Blood: new feature film lays modern bike culture bare

What looks like to be an interesting new film about motorcycle people and how, even globally, the custom motorcycle scene is effecting manufacturers and new riders.  Be sure to check out the trailer.

Where’s Brian?

Saturday is my father’s birthday, hug those close you you…

Additional Articles You May Find Interesting

Understanding Arch Coal Pension Plan Benefit Options

Understanding Arch Coal Pension Plan Benefit Options

Article written by Brian Bickett   I’ve been able to help a handful of people make educated decisions concerning their Arch Coal Pension Plan in the recent months. While it all comes down to your personal financial goals, here are a few points that have helped my...

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Summary of the 2019 Social Security Trustees’ Report

Summary of the 2019 Social Security Trustees’ Report

Summary of the 2019 Social Security Trustees' Report   Article written by Brian Bickett Earlier than in the past, the Social Security Board of Trustees released their annual report at the end of April this year.  The report for 2018 spans 270 pages that go...

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