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The economy’s complex and markets are always changing. Interest rates are at historic lows, but that may not last if the Fed raises rates. A mortgage might be a good investment today, but rising house prices might make it a poor investment tomorrow. And how do you know if the growth in housing prices is sustainable, or if it’s a bubble that’s going to burst?

Even without taking fluctuating markets into consideration, finance is a complex topic. What sort of retirement account should you invest in? How could a divorce affect your financial future?

Unfortunately, the media’s not always a reliable source of information on this topic. You need advice from a professional financial analyst, not a journalist who’s chasing ratings.

We put together this wealth management blog to answer your questions.

Our subject matter experts are committed to providing you with information on current events and trends in our wealth management and private banking blog posts, articles, webinars, white papers, and video content. Here you can read through a collection of recent thought leadership content as well as news about our company and our associates. With our experts keeping you informed, you are better prepared to reach your financial goals.   

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Third Quarter Market Update
  • October 22, 2018

Chief Investment Officer John Sawyer, Managing Director - Equities Karen Post, and Director of Investment Research David Stern, recently hosted their third-quarter market update. In the presentation…

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Economic Mid-Year Outlook
  • August 28, 2018

Chief Investment Officer, John Sawyer, Managing Director - Equities, Karen Post, and Director of Investment Research, David Stern, recently hosted their mid-year market update. In the presentation,…

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Women Leading the Way
  • August 3, 2018

Debbie Silversmith, managing director-chief investment officer emeritus at First Western Trust, recently participated in a Denver Business Journal Table of Experts panel discussion, titled “Women Leading the Way“.…

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Are You Prepared for an IRS Audit?
  • May 24, 2018

Michael Viljak, Manager of Advisor Development The Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS’s) Employee Benefit Audit Program is used to audit and enforce. The IRS’s emphasis, with…

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