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Strategies to Maximize College Savings and Financial Aid

This article was originally published by U.S. News and written by Kristin McFarland, CFP®, Wealth Advisor at Darrow Wealth Management.  Paying for college is a significant concern for many families. Federal financial aid may be a deciding factor in where a student goes to college, even for families who have been diligently saving.…
April 6, 2016
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How Saving Early Grows a 401(k)

Through the power of compounding, starting to save for retirement can pay off big later in life. For many new investors, using a 401(k) retirement plan at work is often the best way to start. To learn more about our retirement planning program, contact our retirement investment advisors today. (more…)
March 16, 2016
Asset Management

Reshape the Way You Measure Your Portfolio’s Success

This article was originally published on U.S. News by Kristin McFarland, Wealth Advisor at Darrow Wealth Management. Most investors focus on traditional benchmarks, such as the Standard & Poor's 500 index, to evaluate the success of their investment portfolio. Unless you're only invested in large-capitalization, predominantly U.S. equities, the S&P 500…
March 10, 2016