A Truly Generous Holiday

A Truly Generous Holiday

In the waning days of 2017 we have circled ‘round again into the season of celebration. Our neighborhood landscapes are renovated with twinkling lights, parades, and inflatable Santas. Our inner landscapes of the spirit often feel transformed as well, somehow more...
Wealth Consciousness, Part 2

Wealth Consciousness, Part 2

Earlier this month we explored common beliefs about money that either limit or enlarge our horizons. Now let’s talk specifics, stating the obvious first! Compounding interest is the way to go for long-term wealth creation. Beyond your 401K though, you probably have...
Wealth Consciousness, Part 1

Wealth Consciousness, Part 1

li {margin-bottom:10px;} Let’s talk about money! As part of the financial industry we are committed to help grow the wealth and resources of our clients and community. There are two parts to increasing wealth. In today’s post we offer a discussion of beliefs about...
The Alchemy of Blessing

The Alchemy of Blessing

Blessing is a beautiful Old English word that means to consecrate or to give thanks. We count our blessings and ask blessing upon our meals. Blessing has even deeper roots though in the porto-germanic word for blood. To bless originally meant to mark or hallow with...
Receiving Autumn’s Gifts

Receiving Autumn’s Gifts

Don’t Miss Fall’s Gifts We enter more deeply into autumn this week and are at long last enjoying cooler temperatures and lower humidity. The leaves will soon turn and fall, repeating their yearly ritual of blaze, surrender, and release. Daylight grows...
We Belong to Each Other

We Belong to Each Other

This post comes on the heels of the tragic events earlier this week In Las Vegas. We offer these thoughts in solidarity with our grieving nation, and in honor of our Spartanburg community, the neighbors to which we most closely belong. There is no denying we live...