Is the American Dream Dead?

By Lewis J. Walker, CFP® Ruminating on our country’s state of affairs and the political focus on income inequality, the gentleman said, “I think the American dream is dead.” What, exactly, is the American dream? The term was coined in 1931 by writer and historian James Truslow Adams in his book, Epic of America.The American…

The Call of the Travel Bug

By Lewis J. Walker, CFP® As winter fades to spring, the travel bug bites…the open road calls! Travel dreams are high on most everyone’s wish list, especially when one ponders what money and time are for. As one who developed a sense of wonder and wanderlust at a young age, I offer a few travel…