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What to do with your 403(b) or 401(k) when you change jobs or retire?

On August 21, 2018, Posted by , In Videos, With No Comments

What are our clients asking about this week? Trade Wars.

On August 14, 2018, Posted by , In Doug English CFP®,Videos, With No Comments

Recapping the Latest Earnings & GDP Reports

On August 7, 2018, Posted by , In Articles, With No Comments

As we look back on the month of July, the standout stories for the summer so far have been strong U.S. economic growth and surging corporate profits. Although tariffs continue to grab headlines and may raise investor concern, it doesn’t seem that they will have a meaningful impact on second…

ACT Advisors Welcomes Tim Mowrey, CFP®

On July 31, 2018, Posted by , In Announcements, With 1 Comment

We have the great pleasure of announcing that Mowrey Investment Management, a Raleigh, NC based fee-only financial planning and investment management firm, has recently joined the ACT Advisors, LLC fee-only RIA team. This is a union of two firms with strengths that are highly complementary and focused on providing an…

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 on NPR: Local Prognosticator Not Concerned with Market Volatility

On April 17, 2018, Posted by , In Doug English CFP®,Radio Interviews, With No Comments

With the return to volatility in 2018 a lot of investors are wondering where we go from here. Doug English, CFP® talks recent volatility and more on the South Carolina Business Review on NPR.   The opinions voiced in this material are for general information only and are not intended…

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…

ACT Advisors Spring Newsletter

On April 3, 2018, Posted by , In Newsletters, With No Comments

Our spring newsletter is here! In this issue: Is Your Financial Plan Taking Advantage of the New Tax Law 5 Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Finances In Case You Missed It… What’s New at ACT Advisors Retired First Sgt. Harry J. Latta Awarded Purple Heart ACT Advisors Fanny Pack Photo…

Volatility During Healthy Markets

On February 6, 2018, Posted by , In Articles, With No Comments

After more than 18 months of nearly uninterrupted advances, the U.S. equity markets started declining last week, with a large sell-off on February 5, 2018. Although it is always difficult to endure these declines when they’re occurring, it’s important to focus on the underlying fundamentals of the economy and the…

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…