We are dedicated to providing investment management and strategic wealth planning to our clients. At Ballard Associates, we achieve this by obtaining the highest levels of trust, integrity and respect while always using a collaborative team approach. We are dedicated to professionally supporting, educating, and providing informed direction to each and every client.
Submitted by Ballard Associates on April 12th, 2015
Portfolio diversification is just a fancy way of saying, “don’t put all your eggs in one basket”. When all of our eggs are placed in the same basket they are all subject to the same ups and the same downs. One way to weather today’s turbulent markets is to have a properly diversified portfolio.
Submitted by Ballard Associates on September 2nd, 2014
The decision to go forward with your plans to start a family is a joyous one, but it can also lead to increased stress especially if your financial house has not been child-proofed. Considering that, on average, the cost of raising a child now exceeds $300,000, there’s little margin for error for most young families that have other important financial goals to achieve.