Small-Business Optimization Tips for 2016

December 16, 2015

By John Oechsle The year is coming to a close, which means it’s time to start looking at the exciting opportunities 2016 will bring to your small business. You’re probably thinking, “If only I had more time today!” but what you should be doing is focusing on areas you can improve every day for the remainder of 2015. Your growth in the coming year will depend on the strategic decisions you make now; so make sure the choices you make give your company the best chance for growth...

Investors Optimistic About 2016

December 16, 2015

By Ayo Mseka New data released by Hartford Funds reveals high levels of investor optimism going into 2016. The survey of more than 750 U.S. investors also shows their expectations of the events that are most likely to impact their finances next year.   “The results from this survey clearly underscore the importance of context in financial planning. Investors’ confidence should be tied directly to tracking against their goals and having a strong understanding of how life can...