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Is Addiction Sinking Your Family Business?

In September 2017, the Department of Health and Human Services announced a plan to spend an extra $144 million toward fighting the opioid crisis. Ninety-one Americans die each day from opioid abuse. But as Mitzi Perdue, prominent family business specialist, noted in her commentary on Fox News  »  Read More

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50% of High-Net-Worth Families Have Not Disclosed Wealth to Their Children

A September 2016 article in the Harvard Business Review notes that over 50% of high-net-worth families have not told their children about their wealth.¹ Why is it hard to talk to our children about our wealth? I remember when my son was in high school. He took a personal finance class, and he  »  Read More

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Where Does the Creek Begin?

In the following series of blogs, I’ll tell some of my family stories. What’s my purpose? To strike a chord with you with the thought, the hope, that you’ll remember your family stories. Better still, my hope is that you’ll tell your family stories to your children, your grandchildren, and  »  Read More

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