Helping Your Parents Through Retirement

Helping Your Parents Through Retirement

In 1900, life expectancy at birth in the U.S. was 47 years.1 Now that number is closer to 78, and many of today’s children could live to see 100.2 But with an increase in longevity comes a growing need for longer care of the elderly. This means more and more Americans...
Three Key Steps for Widowed Women

Three Key Steps for Widowed Women

How a widow recovers from the death of her spouse is often dependent on several factors, including the health of the relationship, whether the death was unexpected or lingering, the age of the widow, the age of any dependent children, and financial circumstances. Even...
2018 Toys for Tots Toy Collection

2018 Toys for Tots Toy Collection

We are excited to be a Toy Drop collection site for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program for another year. Last year with the help of our gracious team of clients and professional partners, we were able to donate 67 gifts to less fortunate children in...
What is ‘behavioral finance’?

What is ‘behavioral finance’?

Introducing the marriage of traditional finance, psychology, and neuroscience. By: Chris Merchant, CFP® BFA®  According to a study by DALBAR, Inc., the S&P 500 had a return of 7.20 percent over the past 20 years, while the average stock investor had a return of...
The longest bull market in history…

The longest bull market in history…

If you need to make portfolio adjustments – now is the time. By Chris Merchant, CFP®, BFA® The bull market that began on March 9, 2009, is now the longest in history. Its duration as of August 27, 2018, was 113 months and 18 days1. The bull market is also the...
Estate Planning: Financial Advisor

Estate Planning: Financial Advisor

The concept of Estate Planning may be intimidating at first glance, but when reduced to its most basic elements, it is simply the process of making sure that at your death, your assets go to the people or institutions of your choosing in the most efficient way...
Sale of Private Business: Financial Advisor

Sale of Private Business: Financial Advisor

Whether you are a family business or a sole proprietorship, business succession–planning to sell, transfer ownership and/or seek retirement, can be an overwhelming experience. As an entrepreneur, you invest a lifetime of time and resources into building and...
Ashburn VA Financial Advisor

Ashburn VA Financial Advisor

Communities We Serve- Ashburn, Virginia Hunt Country Wealth Management is a community-based, family owned & operated firm with an office for convenience near Ashburn’s One Loudoun. We specialize in Retirement Income Planning and offer our signature planning...
Front Royal, VA Financial Advisor

Front Royal, VA Financial Advisor

Communities We Serve- Front Royal, Virginia Hunt Country Wealth Management is an independent Financial Planning firm located in Virginia’s beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, and headquartered in Old Town Winchester, Virginia. We specialize in Retirement Income Planning...