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We Have Moved!

Our blog has moved to our fresh new company website! Please update your bookmarks to our new location: http://www.karpfinancial.com/permissiongrantedblog Regards, Jeff Karp and Jeff Kendall, Karp Financial Strategies

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Jason Ray’s Inspiring Gift

The path to financial freedom may be paved with a great investment portfolio, but the unexpected may call for some smoothing out. The mission of my last post was to raise awareness about life insurance and the importance of including … Continue reading

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An Unlikely Home: Historical Preservation in Mooresville

Six months ago, as my car’s GPS directed my car up Gum Street to McNeely Avenue, I got my first glimpse of what would be my new place of employment. From the first look at the grand restored gem at … Continue reading

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“Go Right to the Source and Ask the Horse”

I confess: this weekend, I could not help myself. While watching some TV, I stopped on a rerun of the show “Mr. Ed”. I realize that some of my readers just did a memory flashback, and others (generally, Gen X … Continue reading

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Remember….The 10-90 Rule

The 10 – 90 Rule I want to welcome back my blog readers and wish you all a very successful 2014. My question for all to contemplate; if you are going to celebrate your success, how will you know that … Continue reading

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If at First you Don’t Succeed…Part II

In my last blog post,  I began the discussion of “fear of failing” and related it to the fear that many people have of dreaming about the possibilities. Along the same concept lines, I want to relate the fear of … Continue reading

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If at First you Don’t Succeed…

Most of us grew up hearing our parents repeat the adage, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.” Then, at some point in life, the fear of failing became more powerful than the fear of not trying. Last … Continue reading

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Focus.

Weekly Commentary:  Stocks Likely to Focus on Domestic Over Foreign Policy in September The markets were most focused on an impending military strike on Syria last week. While prospects for an imminent strike have faded, the likelihood of military action … Continue reading

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Mirror, mirror on the wall is my life balanced…at all?

Over this past weekend, in the comfort of a lounge chair, I found myself in contemplation of my upcoming birthday and the speed at which the years seem to be progressing. Fully subscribing to the philosophy that, “you are only … Continue reading

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Believing is Seeing…

There are many adages that having become part of mainstream thinking. They can form the basis of our own outlook on life. Personally, I like to test the “givens” of life so when someone recently stated “Well, seeing is believing” … Continue reading

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