Updates

What is a Life Purpose Statement and Why Should You Have One?  February 26, 2013 by Matt Syverson, CFP®

When starting a business, one of the first things you do is draft your business plan. One of the primary components of your business plan is your mission statement. Your mission statement should give …

Principles in Practice: Think Beyond Yourself  February 21, 2013 by Matt Syverson, CFP®

One of our generous clients exemplified this principle when she helped a person with a severe need for a dental repair.  It was her local handyman, who was a very hard worker, but rarely smiled due t…

When to Hire a Financial Advisor  February 19, 2013 by Matt Syverson, CFP®

While there are many reasons a person should seek financial counsel, one thing many of our clients share in common when they initially come to us is the need for help navigating some sort of life chan…

Principles in Practice: Avoid the Use of Debt  February 15, 2013 by Matt Syverson, CFP®

Sound Stewardship congratulates one of our client families who recently paid off $125,000 worth of credit card balances and a 401(k) loan in 3 years!  It wasn’t easy, but they stuck to the plan a…

Taking Back Your Calendar  September 15, 2012 by Matt Syverson, CFP®

While driving home from work the other day, I heard a statistic on the radio that made my heart sink.  While many of us have hundreds, if not thousands, of Facebook friends, Twitter followers or Link…