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There's Enough Time To Do Everything—If You Use It Wisely

December 11, 2019

Too often, we find ourselves wishing there was more time in the day to do all the things we really...

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Ready For College? Here's How To Start Saving Today

October 22, 2019

Saving for college is tough today, and it’s only going to get more difficult as the cost of higher...

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The Friendly Skies: How To Avoid Airline Baggage Fees

October 17, 2019

Baggage fees are an unavoidable part of air travel, right? Not necessarily. Domestic airlines will...

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Storm Windows & Insurance: How To Properly Prepare For A Hurricane

October 15, 2019

Since the early 1980's, hurricanes have increased in frequency, intensity, and duration, and...

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Have Extra Tote Bags At Home? Put Them To Work.

October 10, 2019

October 10th is National Handbag Day, a day to "recognize the versatile and utilitarian bag that...

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Automation in an Unexpected Industry

August 20, 2019

In recent years, automation has played a larger and larger role in many industries  within our...

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Estate Planning: How To Have The Conversation

April 29, 2019

Estate planning can be a delicate subject to navigate and data shows that many Americans struggle...

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Money Clips

April 3, 2019

We are excited to share our first installment of MoneyClips. This video series will feature various...

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Tips For Raising Grounded Children In A Wealthy Household

March 5, 2019

At Barry, we work with many wealthy families that have children. Some of these children are young,...

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Holiday Shopping Safety Tips

December 4, 2018

If online shopping is a part of your holiday plans, you are not alone, as a recent study from...

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Paying Down Debt Versus Saving Money

October 18, 2018

If you have excess funds left after paying bills each month, you may be wondering if you should be...

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5 Things Your College Freshman Needs to Know About Money

October 2, 2018

Now that your child is away at school and has more freedom to decide where and how to spend money,...

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October Planning Insights

September 26, 2018

On this month's Barry Broadcast, Whitney Holland and Kate Alves sit down to discuss how the Barry...

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What to Know Before Helping to Pay for a Grandchild's College

September 21, 2018

Have you thought about helping your grandchildren with their future education costs? There are many...

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How much of your income should be used for expenses and how much should you save?

September 20, 2018

The below link provides a budgeting guideline for each category of expenses. The general idea is to...

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The Tax Reform and Its Impact on How You Pay for College

September 20, 2018

There have been a number of changes due to the Tax Reform regarding paying for College. As noted in...

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"Don't eat the marshmallow!"

August 23, 2018

What can four-year-old children and self-control tell us about the principles of success? As it...

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Barry Podcast: Interest Rate Discussion

July 17, 2018

Coming out of the 2008 financial crises, we observed zero, and even negative, interest rates in...

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Discover your money personality!

June 29, 2018

Do you need to improve your money habits?  Are you a savings guru?  Take this 5-minute quiz from ...

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7 reasons why you should hire a financial advisor, even if you're not rich.

June 28, 2018

The New York Times recently published an article explaining why it can be so valuable to have a...

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Barry Podcast: Global Investing Strategies

June 21, 2018

Sean Corkery, CFA® and Joe Barry, CFA®  discuss the global investment philosophy used at Barry...

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Podcast: April 2018 Market Update

April 30, 2018

On this week's Barry Broadcast, Sean Corkery, CFA® and Joe Barry, CFA® discuss the state of U.S....

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