Cultivating Your Financial Forest

In this year’s annual letter to its shareholders, Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett had an eloquent yet simple perspective on looking at finances: “Focus on the forest, forget the trees.” 

Breaking up your finances into categories and remembering to look at the big picture makes analyzing your finances less daunting.

What Does Financial Independence Mean to You

For some of us, we feel independent when we leave our parents’ house, or when we achieve some level of career success. For others, independence means being able to work when they want, to move across the country, or to finally take that vacation they’ve always dreamed about.

But here at Guiding Wealth, we talk to our clients a lot about the idea of financial independence.