The Dangers of Greed

The Dangers of Greed

The wisdom of Dr. Seuss is far reaching. One of his tales that is particularly relevant as we enter 2014 is The Bippolo Seed. In this story, a duck finds a special seed that can grant wishes. Before the duck gets the seed planted, he is distracted by a fox advising him to wish for far more than he was originally seeking. The seed gets lost and the opportunity vanishes with it. The dangers of greed highlighted in the rhyming text will guide us this year. ...

Is it okay to panic now? –No!

Is it okay to panic now? –No!

In the wake of the Standard & Poor’s (S&P) credit downgrade of the United States debt obligations (our bonds, bills, and notes that are owed to investors both domestically and globally), there is an abundance of interest, debate, and concern about what should be done.  The media once again is filled with stories of impending doom.  While we are all pondering what actions we should take, the media provides us with a simple answer – panic.  Oak Wealth Advisors believes otherwise and wants to provide you with a more balanced approach to this unsettling time in the investment markets.   ...