Lifestyle

Creating a life map involves a close review of personal finances and an assessment of other building blocks. Lifestyle matters look at how to balance work and leisure, how to make smart choices for the future, and many other items in an effort to help an individual “enjoy the journey.”

Have A Question About This Topic?

Thank you! Oops!
Perspectives on Education Planning

Perspectives on Education Planning

It’s never too soon to start saving for a child’s education given the rising cost of tuition.

Gone Phishing

Gone Phishing

7 red flags that an email you received is actually an attempt to steal your personal information

Perspectives on Technology

Perspectives on Technology

How does Baird’s technology provide clients with peace of mind on their financial plan?

Family Governance: A Key to Maintaining Your Legacy

As your family expands, a governance plan can help keep your vision, values and mission on track.

The Financial Literacy Crisis

Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.

To Catch a Thief

Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.

How To Talk With Your Family About Wealth

Discussions around family wealth can be uncomfortable, but they’re critical to preserving your wealth across generations.

Building Your Legacy

A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.

"Am I Ready to Move Out of My Parents' House?"

Here are five steps you can take to pursue your own independence.

View all articles

How Much Home Can I Afford?

With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.

Should I Pay Off Debt or Invest?

This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.

View all calculators

Consider These 3 Things Before Driving Off the Lot

Here are 3 quick tips to keep in mind when buying or leasing your next vehicle.

Surprises

Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.

Perspectives on Education Planning

It’s never too soon to start saving for a child’s education given the rising cost of tuition.

A New Way to Look at Your Bucket List

Bucket lists don’t have to be for tomorrow.

To Buy or Not to Buy

The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.

Forecast

This short video helps explain why markets can be as unpredictable as the weather.

View all videos