The Importance of Financial Planning

Do you have a mapped-out plan for your future?  Do you know the best steps to take to achieve your goals?  In a world in which 75% of America is winging it when it comes to their financial future, a…

Sam Knighton Joins Financial Symmetry

Sam Knighton has joined FSI as our administrative assistant, and we are excited to welcome her to the team! She previously has held roles as a Medical Assistant and Clinical Coordinator. Sam grew up in Selden, New York where she…

Are you a Spite Spender?

As parents of young children, Grace and I were recently discussing the negotiation tactics between spouses for time away from the family.  This can be something as simple as heading out for a yoga class or having dinner with a…

The Uncommon Average

“I have found that the importance of having an investment philosophy—one that is robust and that you can stick with— cannot be overstated.” —David Booth The US stock market has delivered an average annual return of around 10% since 1926.[1]…

Team Work Makes the Dream Work

Our team recently celebrated National Intern Day—and with that, we reflected on how we’ve built our team over the years.  The majority of Financial Symmetry’s employees began their careers with us as an intern, and several are now CFP® professionals…

Bring Your Kids to Work Day

Last month, Financial Symmetry had our “bring your kids to work day!” It was a fun day right before the 4th of July holiday, where we had about 20 kids in attendance of all ages. Working with hundreds of families…