Days of Necessity

by JJ Sessions, CFP® At church yesterday, I noticed a large basket overflowing with fresh vegetables behind a sign inviting everyone to take whatever they wanted. I could tell the offerings had come from someone’s garden (a few being imperfect, oddly shaped, and spotted) and I smiled. I love the symbolism of abundance. The bounty of […]

How Your Money Story Can Help You Break Free

JJ Sessions, CFP® - Sr. Financial Planner

Sr. Financial Planners and Partners JJ Sessions and Marty Kurtz, were quoted in newscentermaine.com and nerdwallet.com about How Your Money Story Can Help You Break Free.  Click to read the entire article >>     The Planning Center is a fee-only financial planning and wealth management firm. Contact us today.

Six ways to survive a financial rough patch

JJ Sessions, CFP® - Sr. Financial Planner

JJ Sessions, CFP®. Partner/Sr. Financial Planner discusses Ways to Survive a Financial Rough Patch on Forbes.com. Read the article here: https://www.forbes.com/sites/lawrencelight/2018/02/23/6-ways-to-survive-a-financial-rough-patch/#588019327695  

Preparing for the Unexpected

by JJ Sessions I am a big believer in the saying, “If you’re prepared, you will not fear.”  So, as the old boy scout motto suggests, I always do my best to “be prepared.” I am consistently looking for ways to be ready for a variety of emergency situations. A couple of weeks ago, I […]

A Slow but Sure Approach to Success in the Year Ahead

The new year brings a sense of urgency to make changes in our lives and become better than we were before. This article has been reprinted at forbes.com as The Secret of Successful Saving and Investing I know, I know, you are shocked that there’s an article about goal setting at the start of a […]

Surviving a Financial Rough Patch

By J.J Sessions – Much has been said and written of late about an article by Neal Gabler that appears in The Atlantic Magazine entitled The Secret Shame of Middle-Class Americans. The article addresses the Federal Reserve Board’s study monitoring the financial and economic status of American consumers. What has captured the most attention specifically […]