Do you have a student already in high school, or rapidly approaching? You might find our report on planning for college and the applications process helpful. Chris Hendrickson, CFP and Steve White, CFA at Berkeley, Inc. co-authored this report based on their recent experiences preparing their children for college. We hope each of you will glean some helpful hints from reading. We intend to update this periodically as we gather more tips and information. Please let us know if you have questions, comments, or would like a copy.
Getting Ready for College: Things We Learned Along the Way
For our first posting to our new blog we want to share a story about a client’s recent volunteer work. Patrice Powers felt driven to make a difference in the world. While many of us help others in varying ways, Patrice is more courageous than most...
Peace Corps: A Journey of Discovery
I have finally arrived in Tanzania, East Africa. My previous life is in a 10 X 10 storage unit in Twin Falls, Idaho. For the next 27 months I am a Peace Corps Volunteer experiencing life as I never knew existed.
I arrived in country 2 months before my 60th birthday. My children teased me about the lengths I would go to get out of a birthday party.
This backpack is now battered and the soles have come off my Chaco’s. These are just the outward symbols of the profound personal changes that have enriched my life because of my service.
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