Successful Money Strategies offers a full service and unique financial planning experience focusing on a holistic approach encompassing virtually all of your money issues. Located in Fall River - the heart of the Southcoast, our clients are located all over Southern New England as well as New Hampshire, Maine, and Florida.
When I was a boy, my most favorite place in the world was my grandparents’ house. I’m sure that’ a common theme for many folks. It’s a grandparent’s nature to spoil a child with sweets and late bedtimes. And while my grandparents did that, it isn’t the reason I loved being there.
“Mimi” and “Pops” lived in a 2-family house in Dorchester. Pops was a Teamster, hauling beer for Anheuser Busch. He was a Teamster so long, he saw the rise of Jimmy Hoffa and then the rise of Hoffa’s son James Jr. during his working career.
Just over two years ago, the United Kingdom held a landmark vote to leave the EU. While the decision, dubbed Brexit (British Exit), was expected to be defeated, it created significant turmoil in the investment markets all over the world.
As you recall, Brexit passed. And for a brief moment, the world had turned upside down. All was lost. Then. . . it wasn’t. Life moved on. Brexit wasn’t the tragedy it was built up as. So shortly after the vote, the markets rose and hit new records.