Author Archives: Tricia Hansen

Investment Strategy Statement | October 2, 2017

CenterState Wealth Management Investment Strategy Statement October 2, 2017 I.   Equity Markets A.  Investors Continue to Focus on the Fundamentals. Once again, investors focused on the solid underlying fundamentals for common stocks last month and looked past a couple natural disasters, serious geopolitical events, and the latest political developments.  Consider that during September investors largely ignored […]

Investment Strategy Statement | September 1, 2017

CenterState Wealth Management Investment Strategy Statement September 1, 2017 I.   Equity Markets A.  Common Stocks Little Changed During August. Unfortunately, the dysfunction in Washington, and in particular in the White House, rose to the forefront again during August.  President Trump’s reaction to the events in Charlottesville on August 12 appears to have been a turning point […]

Assets Business Newsletter Vol. 1 – July/August 2017

In this Issue Insurance Top 10 Threats to Small Businesses Bouchard Insurance Marketing 5 Steps to Take Control of your Brand Michelle Ledford, Principal / President at MADE IT Tax Season and Cybersecurity: Protecting Your Employee’s Personal Data Mark Brown, Chief Information Security Officer at CenterState Bank Human Resources Navigating Workers’ Compensation www.uniquehr.com View/Print Newsletter

5 Tips for Mastering Time Management

Adult life is ridiculously hard. There seem to be thousands of “to-do’s” hovering in the nearby corners of every room, threatening to join forces and crush your willpower at any moment. Most people understand that time management is the solution to that threat, but that doesn’t make it easy to understand or put into practice. […]

5 Psychological Tips as You Pay Down Your Debt

I’m probably in the minority here, but I don’t really enjoy having debt. That’s actually a gargantuan understatement: debt is like a shadow that you can’t shake and that floods your mind when the light hits just right. It’s not a friend. Maybe it started that way, but it’s become a parasite. Do you find […]

Investment Strategy Statement | May 1, 2017

CenterState Wealth Management Investment Strategy Statement May 1, 2017 I. Equity Markets A. Geopolitical Worries versus Healthy Earnings. Investors turned their attention last month to tomahawk missiles, a U.S. aircraft carrier strike group heading for the Korean peninsula, diplomatic wrangling with Russia, and trade negotiations with China centered on moderating the North Korean risk. Closer […]

10 Tips for Nailing Your Next Job Interview

It’s graduation season, which means it’s also job interview season. If the thought of selling your value to a company makes you want to crawl under your sheets and quiver, this article is for you. Even if you have confidence, but find yourself striking out again and again during your interviews, you’ll find some value […]

Investment Strategy Statement | April 3, 2017

CenterState Wealth Management Investment Strategy Statement April 3, 2017 I. Equity Markets A. Failure of Health Care Bill Pushes Stocks A Touch Lower. The S&P 500 declined a modest -2.3% from March 1 to March 27 as skepticism grew over whether or not the White House will be able to push through promised fiscal stimulus […]

St. Patrick’s Day: A Brief History (and 3 Celebration Ideas)

In America, St. Patrick’s Day is often celebrated by default. We wear green, we pinch people who don’t, and we don’t really know why we’re doing it. In fact, it’s fair to ask: what are we doing celebrating another country’s saint anyway? But the history of the day is actually rich, and we would do […]