Weekly Notables

from the Desk of Brian Bickett, CFP®

for the Week of May 15, 2019

The Science of Well-Being…

While I just signed up for the class myself, some of the practices and mindset changes from the article’s author include:

  • Learning new skills for a more positive life outcome, not just for money or “advancement” in my career.
  • Being kinder by spending money on others, instead of myself.
  • Making more time for friends and family, instead of working (on weekends, especially).
  • Spending less money on things that aren’t long lasting.
  • Incorporating healthy habits into my day.

Enjoy the ride of YOUR life!

— Brian

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Yale’s “Most Popular Class Ever”

This article explores the research behind what the New York Times called Yale’s “most popular class ever” – The Science of Well-Being.  

Arlen Ness’ Legacy Lives On In All Kids Bike

A memorial donation to All Kids Bike by Polaris Industries will support the on-going efforts to teach every child in in America how to ride a bike through Kindergarten PE classes .

Where’s Brian?

Enrolled in my first class at Yale…

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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