April 2020

Podcast — Cybersecurity

As we all remain at home and plugged in, it is apt that our newest podcast mentions topics like hygiene and quarantine — the context, however, is cybersecurity and not physical health. Notably, Richardson GMP had recorded this latest podcast before any of us could ever imagine a coronavirus pandemic would prompt a widescale lockdown, social distancing measures, and a preoccupation with hygiene generally! But now more than ever, as we work remotely to support clients, cybersecurity best practices take on added significance. 

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What are shoppers buying online during the pandemic?

The COVID-19 pandemic is having a significant impact on every aspect of life, including how people shop for their necessities, and their not-so-necessities.

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Protecting what’s valuable

It’s a misconception that the most secure place is a bank safety deposit box. In fact, a fireproof safe in your home is protected from fire and water damage and is likely insured by your homeowner policy as well. Most safety deposit boxes are not insured and may only be fireproof. Therefore, when it comes to protecting your most valuable papers and small items of value, a fireproof safe is important.

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Ray Dalio on the economic impact of the coronavirus crisis

Ray Dalio, the billionaire founder of investment management firm Bridgewater Associates, talks with Bloomberg’s Erik Schatzker about the long-term economic implications of the coronavirus crisis and what can be expected moving forward.

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Online accounts in your estate plan

Does your current estate plan include instructions regarding your digital assets? A comprehensive plan should have this information clearly outlined. Read why digital estate planning is important as well as some key elements to consider.

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