Biz Bits

...Ring from Allstate for outstanding business achieve ment THOMAS JONESAward/honor: Selected for the Estate and Financial Planning Advisory Council for the Georgia Society of CPAsDetails: He is a partner in Jones, Jones, Davis and Associates...

Local sons follow father's footsteps in career paths

...Street. He said he let them choose their own path, not attempting to influence their selection into the world of financial planning. Here is a look at some local father-son shared careers: DICKINSON ARCHITECTUREFATHER: Nick Dickinson Sr...

Plan Your Day the Smart Way to Minimize Spending

...but not urgent" tasks, I end up making financially smart moves sooner rather than later. I'll take action on financial planning, insurance, home and auto maintenance, bill paying, and so forth because I've actively put aside time for...

Old Davidson school sale delayed

...for the old school. English said he was forced to postpone the closing yet again because he is in the process of financial planning for the annual operations for the future medical center."I would like to tell Georgia to be patient and that...

Don't let myths guide your retirement savings plan

...you have in your employer-sponsored plan."It's too early for me to start saving: Cathy Curtis, of Curtis Financial Planning LLC, told The Huffington Post, "If workers would start out taking full advantage of retirement saving in the beginning...

Governance, spending questioned at GRU

...took the reins of the health system. But because so much money transfers back and forth, there needs to be clear financial planning and accounting for the needs of all of the entities, Fuchko said. That global view didn't happen until Chief...

Quick tips: Newlywed financial planning

...routinely cited as the No. 1 cause of divorce. If you're planning to tie the knot, take the time to do some financial planning as well. 1. TALK EARLY. Remember that you're not just marrying the one you love. You're also marrying his...

Surviving a job loss takes good financial planning

...have the resources to hold me over until something else comes up?'," said Fred Jolly, senior vice president of financial planning services for Chicago-based Harris Bank, who has counseled numerous displaced workers. Bauer was fortunate to...

Consumers could be fooled by financial planning schemes

...achieving their life goals because of inadequate financial planning. The slogan: "Get the facts. It's your money...the Internet are good sources of information about financial planning strategies. -- If you decide that you need help...

Lee Curley

...later became branch manager for Robinson-Humphrey and built a 40 year career with expertise in investments and financial planning. Up until his illness, he continued to trade stocks for long-term clients at his own firm Kathwood Advisors...