TheLiveBigWay* Digest – The Weakest Link
Your Email Inbox: The Weakest Link?
Advancements in technology have revolutionized how we live and communicate, with few technologies dominating more of our daily life than email. The convenience and ubiquity of email, however, has a dark side: as more of our personal and financial information finds its way to our email inbox, it becomes an irresistible target to hackers and identity thieves. It is only with prudence and the diligent application of good email “hygiene” that we can keep the hackers at bay. To that end, we here offer tips for practicing safe email hygiene, as well as a plan of action for dealing with a compromised email account.
Uncle Ben’s Converted Price: Fed by the Fed
We haven’t failed to notice the stock market declines of the past few days, universally attributed to Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke’s suggestion that the end of extraordinary Federal Reserve action to boost the economy may be in sight. We think this reaction, if indeed it can be attributed to that cause (such things are not as easily explained as the media might suggest) is a little surprising.
15 Transformational Advisers: David Yeske and Elissa Buie
Elissa and Dave were featured in InvestmentNews‘ 15th anniversary edition special feature of the top 15 transformational advisers. The feature highlights Elissa and Dave’s relationship and their extensive contributions to the financial planning profession.
Meet the Team – Jennifer Hicks, CFP®
As a Financial Planner working out of the San Francisco office, Jen enjoys connecting with clients and assisting with any needs in pursuit of their Live Big® goals!
Jen recently concluded her first season as an assistant volleyball coach for IMUA San Francisco Volleyball Club. She had the privilege of working with a group of high school freshmen girls from around the San Francisco Bay Area to develop their volleyball skills and share in their love for the game!
Kelly McNerney, one of Yeske Buie’s financial planning interns in the Virginia office this summer, was one of only 11 students nationwide to receive an Arthur N. Caples Foundation Scholarship. This scholarship will allow Kelly to attend the NAGDCA (National Association of Government Defined Contribution Administrators) Annual Meeting in Louisville, Kentucky this September, where she will meet with and be mentored by leaders from some of the largest state pension plans in the country.
Have a great weekend!
-The Yeske Buie Team