F&H Advisor

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  • Estate Planning

    The “What If” Scenario

    One Couple's Eye-Opening Experience with the Importance of Estate Planning The following is a fictional account drawn from several case studies recorded by F&H, as part of the Institute's ongoing research...Read More

  • Healthcare

    Avoiding Financial Ruin

    In 1999, half of all bankruptcies in the United States were initiated following a health crisis. That means hundreds of thousands of families were suddenly faced with the very real...Read More

  • Retirement

    Who Can You Trust

    If you're someone who knows nothing about cars, you know how nerve-wracking it is to find a mechanic you can trust. After all, if you don't know the first thing...Read More

  • Retirement

    Social Insecurity

    Often called the third rail of politics for its tendency to incite a vigorous debate, Social Security is now facing a generation gap, with younger workers advocating a major overhaul...Read More

  • Investing

    Diversifying with the Investment Pyramid

    In the article "Pie vs. Pyramid: The Battle of Risk and Reward in Your Portfolio," the reasons behind the significant investment losses experienced in the last three years were attributed...Read More

  • You Should Know

    The Retirement Squeeze

    Upset by the unexpected termination of healthcare benefits by former employers, many Americans are hopelessly unprepared for the added expense.  As companies respond to economic pressure by phasing out company-paid...Read More

  • You Should Know

    Land of the Free, Home of the Scammed

    $40 billion is a very big number. No, it's not the U.S. trade deficit for December ($38.5 billion)...and it's not how much computer mogul Michael Dell is worth ($14.6 billion)....Read More

  • Editor's Desk

    Money Magic

    Most of us consider ourselves well informed about investments, but if you're like the majority of Americans with outstanding consumer debt, you may need serious rehabilitation of your finances. With...Read More

  • Investing

    The Pie vs. The Pyramid

     Statistics often have the effect of dulling our sense of reality. When government and businesses toss out percentages and lump us into pre-determined demographic groups, it's hard to internalize...Read More