What to do with your retirement account now By: Brent Weiss, CFP®, ChFC® If you’re getting whiplash from watching the market, you’re not alone. This market volatility makes it seem as if all of the usual rules about investing and money management have gone out the window. But stick with me. I’m going to highlight … Read moreWhat to do with your retirement account now
Separating emotion from your investments When the markets are up, we feel happy, excited, hopeful. When the markets are down the negative feelings set in. And those feelings can loom large. The emotions we are all feeling, the concern and the worry, are a normal part of human behavior. In fact, the pain we feel … Read moreSeparating emotion from your investments
Celebrating International Women’s Day with career advice From women, to women This week began with International Women’s Day. In honor of that, we asked the women who work at Facet Wealth about the best career advice they’ve ever received. In the spirit of paying it forward, we hope you’ll find these helpful. On Standing Up … Read moreCelebrating International Women’s Day with career advice
All About Credit How (exactly) is your credit score calculated? Chances are you’ve heard of the Fair Isaac Corporation through its flagship product, the FICO score. But when William R. “Bill” Fair, an engineer, and mathematician Earl Judson Isaac got together in 1956 to form the company that would become the standard in the credit … Read moreAll About Credit: How (exactly) is your credit score calculated?
Beats by Brent: The credit system Watch time: 3:02 Brent Weiss talks FICO scoring, the credit bureaus, and how these organizations determine and report on your creditworthiness. https://youtu.be/8PjllXHYNiM
Beats by Brent: Credit 101 Watch time: 2:31 We’re taking you back to the basics with today’s video, think of this as Credit 101. What is credit? How does it work? How does it impact your everyday life? https://youtu.be/0LBozetvVQk Next: The credit bureaus
All About Credit Credit bureaus, credit reports and credit scores explained As we continue discussing credit and how it affects your life, it’s helpful to understand the key components of the credit world: Credit bureaus Credit reports Credit scores Knowing what they are and how they work is important, especially if you’re not a finance/credit … Read moreAll About Credit: Credit bureaus, credit reports and credit scores explained
All About Credit What is it and what does it mean to you? For the next few weeks we’ll be taking a look at the sometimes mysterious world of credit: what it is, how it works, why it’s important and what’s changing. Put simply, credit is your ability to borrow money. It could be a … Read moreAll About Credit: What is it and what does it mean to you?
Beats by Brent: All About Credit Watch time: 1:57 Hear from Facet Wealth’s co-founder and chief evangelist, Brent Weiss, as he talks about changes to FICO scoring and how these will impact consumer credit ratings.https://youtu.be/y3jJCyjtoJw Next: Credit 101
The one number that can change your financial life By Brent Weiss When I worked as a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®), I realized something: one small number could have a profound effect on my clients’ financial lives, their financial futures, and their sense of well-being and peace of mind. In fact, that number was really … Read moreThe one number that can change your financial life