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[Video] Happy Thanksgiving From All Of Us!

November 25, 2019

  FINANCIAL DESIGN STUDIO, INC. [Length: 1:13 Minute Video] Thanksgiving is the season and time of year where we all get to stop reflect and celebrate what has happened throughout the last year. And we all have stories from this past year. And one that we are thankful for is your receptiveness to our growing…

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[Video] 21 Days To Better Habits – There’s More Than One Starting Point

August 13, 2019

[Video] 21 Days To Better Habits – There’s More Than One Starting Point MICHELLE SMALENBERGER, CFP ® We’ve all heard stories from people, who started their careers in different ways. everyone has a different story of where they got started. There’s not only one right path, for your professional career. Some people went to school.…

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[Video] Roth IRA Contributions

July 6, 2019

[Video] Roth IRA Contributions STEPHEN SMALENBERGER, EA ® So no matter what you read, what you listen to, you probably have heard max out your 401K. Put away money into retirement accounts. Max out maybe even your Roth IRA contributions. That’s all good advice, if you take it completely blind. But how many times have we taken advice blind, only to…

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[Video] Skills That Are Always In Demand

July 2, 2019

MICHELLE SMALENBERGER, CFP ® [Video] Skills That Are Always In Demand How often do you daydream in your head a job that you think would be really cool? Or maybe you dreamed about being a professional athlete? And maybe some of you had the skills that you could have done that. But you just maybe…

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Expand Your View Point [With These Financial Experts]

April 4, 2019

Expand Your View Point [With These Financial Experts] You can physically only be in one place at a time. Now, we know there are some of you out there who think of the state lines or country borders where if you straddle them you are actually in two places at one time! Ok, we will…

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TWO Things That Happened This Week

March 28, 2019

TWO Things That Happened This Week There were two things that happened this week we want to share so you continue to learn how investments work! First, you may have heard that Apple had an event this week! What has become normal for Apple is to update many of their current devices with new or…

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