Archive for August 2020

Investments that Matter

There are few investments in life that are “sure” things. The investment of time, energy, and money in a relationship with a son or daughter is one of them. This past weekend was my annual father/son weekend at Camp Highland in Elijay. The investment made in a son or daughter is a priceless investment of…

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What Are Your Prints On?

You’ve heard it said, “You can’t take it with you. There are no U-Haul’s behind hearses.” Yet, we forget the incredible legacy we can leave. We call them life-prints. Fingerprints are used to find out who was here when they are no longer here. If they identify you through fingerprints, it’s usually not a good…

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Roy Disney & Ted Turner Used This

How did Roy Disney sell $100 million in Disney stock and pay no up-front capital gains taxes on the sale? How did Ted Turner sell around $20 million of AOL stock and not pay a dime in up-front capital gains taxes, receive a substantial income tax deduction, and an income for life? For over four…

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Everyone Needs This

When times are tough and people are worn down by the uncertainty of life, what do you do? One of the easiest pick-me-ups and gifts to give, and the most appreciated, is your praise. An affirmation of a job well done. A hearty thanks for a gift given… time and energy invested. It is a…

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