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Fall 2019 Newsletter: Meet Wes’ new rescue dog, George!

On October 1, 2019, Posted by , In Newsletters, With No Comments

There’s nothing quite like the excitement and joy of bringing home a new puppy. ACT Advisor, Wes Johnson recently added a new member to his family – George the Coonhound – and we got the inside scoop on all the details.

Fall 2019 Newsletter: Creativity Abounds with ACT Clients

On October 1, 2019, Posted by , In Newsletters, With No Comments

Here at ACT Advisors, we are lucky to count among our clients some very talented artists and craftspeople. From the canvas, to the woodshop to the kiln, they create pieces of art that amaze the eyes and speak to the heart. We asked some of them to share a piece…

Fall 2019 Newsletter: Over 70.5 with an IRA? Make Sure You Take Care of This Before Year End

On October 1, 2019, Posted by , In Newsletters, With No Comments

Have You Taken Your Required Minimum Distribution? We know it isn’t even winter yet, but don’t wait until the last minute to take your RMD. If you are over 70.5 years old or are the owner of an inherited IRA, you are required to take a minimum distribution before December…

Fall 2019 Newsletter: Equities Lead the Expansion

On October 1, 2019, Posted by , In Newsletters, With No Comments

The overall U.S. economic picture has supported continued expansion. Modest inflationary pressures helped boost demand and support corporate profit margins in the first quarter, and the Fed’s earlier decision to pause rate hikes boosted sentiment and increased demand for equities. Market technicals provided support for stocks’ rebound earlier this year,…

Where Should Credit Union Executives Take Risk?

On September 25, 2018, Posted by , In Doug English CFP®,Videos, With No Comments

Doug English, CFP ® from ACT Advisors discusses the decisions that many Credit Union executives face when thinking about their own personal finances. Are you ready to see how we can help you reach your financial goals? Contact Us

Is a Recession Around the Corner?

On June 20, 2018, Posted by , In Radio Interviews,Wes Johnson CFP®, With No Comments

Some analysts are saying that we are long overdue for a recession, especially since recent gross domestic product numbers came in below the previous three quarters. Listen to Wes Johnson, CFP® on South Carolina Business Review on the concern that the economy is starting to slow and potentially head for…

Doug English Recognized as one of LPL Financial’s Top Financial Advisors

On April 11, 2018, Posted by , In Doug English CFP®, With No Comments

Doug English, CFP®, an independent LPL affiliated Financial advisor at ACT Advisors in Asheville, today announced his inclusion in LPL Financials’ Chairman’s Council. This premier award is presented to less than 2% of the firm’s approximately 15,000 affiliated advisors nationwide. “On behalf of LPL, I congratulate Doug English,” said Andy…

Wes Johnson on NPR: Is Your Financial Plan Taking Advantage of the New Tax Law?

On February 6, 2018, Posted by , In Radio Interviews,Wes Johnson CFP®, With No Comments

What changes are really in the new tax law? And, now that it is in place, what should you consider doing differently? Wes Johnson, CFP® answers these questions and more on the South Carolina Business Review on NPR.   The opinions voiced in this material are for general information only…

Lost Money Found: Going Above and Beyond for Our Clients

On November 21, 2016, Posted by , In Articles, With No Comments

Over the years, the advisors and team at ACT Advisors have employed some very creative methods to help our clients navigate unfamiliar situations and facilitate relationships. We aim to help protect our clients, to save them money and time, and to improve happiness by providing a level of support that…

Money Saving Idea: Qualified Charitable Distributions

On March 29, 2016, Posted by , In Doug English CFP®,Videos, With No Comments