Category Archives: Investment

The Added Value of Working with an Advisor

You may have seen the news that the financial services industry is experiencing a trend towards index funds–passive fund management options in which the holdings of a portfolio mirror the […]

Securing Your Retirement Plans

Retirement is probably the biggest milestone of the second “half” of life. Some face it with great anticipation, but some also face it with a good deal of apprehension. Many […]

Year-End Charitable Giving 2018

As we come to the end of the year, it is time to consider opportunities for last-minute giving to help the ministries, nonprofits and places of worship about which we […]

Active or Passive Management

Over the last two decades, there has been a marked increase in indexing, or passive management, over active management–where a manager or team of managers (like Ambassador Advisor’s wealth management […]

Responsible Investing Trends and Opportunities

Socially Responsible Investing (SRI) or Biblically Responsible Investing (BRI) offers the investor a choice to invest in vehicles that align with closely held values. For example, you may not want […]

Our Biblically Responsible Investment Portfolio

Socially Responsible Investing (SRI) is a widespread investment philosophy. Investors everywhere are increasingly seeking vehicles that line up with their worldview. SRI can be the embodiment of an investor’s personal […]

Biblically Responsible Investing: Naysayers

When it comes to Biblically Responsible Investing (BRI), the outlook is not unanimously positive. Many financial say their clients just aren’t interested. A 2018 survey by Wealthmanagement.com cited lack of […]

SRI: What is it?

You have some money to invest. No matter how much it is, deciding where it goes can be daunting. There are, after all, almost four thousand publicly traded companies in […]

Super Equity Markets

So many good superhero stories start with a picture of peace, tranquility, and prosperity, followed by a period of gloom and doom. Then, our superhero comes to save the day […]

Exchange Traded Funds 101

There are several options for investment beyond individual stocks and bonds. One such option is the ETF or exchange-traded fund. These types of investments have been around since 1993, but […]