Monthly Archives: August 2017


3Dollars: Harvey Bears Down, North Korea too

Nation Watches Houston with Bated Breath, North Korea Baits the World $1 North Korea flew missiles over Japanese air space last night. Asian markets are in a tailspin as a result. Given natural disasters and political uncertainty in the U.S. and western Europe, conflict with North Korea is not ideal […]

Harvey Houston Texes

Volatility increase

3Dollars: “Fire and Fury” Rekindles Volatility

President’s Remarks Bring Panic, Price Drops President Trump responded to reports of North Korea’s nuclear missile threats with strong language. As the world anticipates kinetic conflict, market volatility spiked. $1 U.S. markets are down sharply as the world digests the conflict between America and North Korea. President Trump promised “fire […]


3Notes: Retirement Planning & Prep

Retirement Preparedness for Peace of Mind What does it take to retire and how do we prepare? Below are keys to prudent planning and preparedness. $1 Project your retirement costs. There are several calculators that let you play around with expected expenses in your latter years. Try this one or […]

Calm Retirement Preparation

Gameplan Setting Goals

3Notes: Your Investing Gameplan

A gameplan is essential to any successful endeavor. It keeps you within the bounds of your goals and rules, providing your future self guidance in decision-making. In Investing 201 Pt 2: Invesment Strategies, we looked at the foundations of our gameplan by exploring tools in our toolbox.