Momma Knows Best

Posted by Conner Combs on May 12, 2019

If your Mom was like mine, she repeated herself frequently. Whether it was barking orders at us or offering nuggets of wisdom, my Mom had some common “go-to” sayings. They were annoying at the...

Read More

Inheriting Wealth: Not a Burden to Bear, but a Privilege to Steward

Posted by Conner Combs on April 22, 2019

Inheriting wealth, big or small, is an uncomfortable topic. For some, it provides security privately but for others it changes them publicly. Some hide it out of shame and others boast about it.

Read More

Money Talks: How Much Money Should You Leave to Your Kids?

Posted by Cale Dowell on April 3, 2019

Have you wondered how much money is appropriate to give to your kids?

I had the opportunity to share a weekend with 25 families that had a net worth of $50 million or more. Part of the gathering...

Read More

Money Talks: Will You Regret Selling Your Business?

Posted by Cale Dowell on February 28, 2019

We had the opportunity this month to host a gathering on the subject of business transitions.  When you really think about it, you realize that 100% of businesses will transition… whether it’s to...

Read More

Money Talks: The Inheritance Trap

Posted by Cale Dowell on February 1, 2019

Do you plan to leave an inheritance to your kids?

A 2015 report by US News found that Baby Boomers control 70% of all of the disposable income in the United States, which is leading to the largest...

Read More

The Elephant in the Room

Posted by Sarah Bradley on November 29, 2018

In my last blog post, I highlighted the reality of relational risks (the “Why?” behind your financial plan) in your financial portfolio (read more here). In this post, I will discuss the impact of...

Read More

Why would a Wealth Management company host an event on helping your family thrive?

Posted by Cale Dowell on November 15, 2018

Why would a Wealth Management company host an event on helping families thrive?

Read More

The Ideal Stewardship Model

Posted by Sarah Bradley on October 25, 2018

When you purchased or built your home, what did you consider? Certainly the price, probably the neighborhood. You considered whether its size could accommodate your family or future family. You...

Read More

Reflections from an Empty Nest

Posted by Gretchen Richter on October 17, 2018

With the holiday season just around the corner, we have turned our focus here at Archetype toward family. Our mission is to help families thrive over generations. However, the current reality is...

Read More

Consider "Sustainable Investing" as a Conversation Starter with the Next Generation

Posted by Peter Roselle on August 7, 2018

Our clients often ask us for advice on helping educate the next generation about investing principles.

Read More