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Achieving your financial dreams and finding peace of mind. That’s economic freedom! In order to achieve it, it’s important to understand what it looks like, what it feels like, and what you must do to get there. The Science of Economic Freedom is dedicated to educating the American public on how to be better stewards of their money with the science-based, technical expertise of Mercer Advisors and their 30 years of helping clients reach their financial goals. You don’t need to be a Mercer Advisors client to learn and become a better investor. Your journey to economic freedom can begin today.

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Recent Updates

Talking Markets with Don Calcagni

To say that the stock market has been volatile of late would be an exercise in understatement. Since early October, the market has gone on a virtual rollercoaster ride of […]

Year-end Tax Planning 2018

The year is almost over, and that means now is the time to think about something very serious. That something is taxes, and right now, before the year is over, […]

Your Post-Election Market Update

The midterm elections are over, and investors are asking themselves a lot of questions about what the “split Congress” means for their money. We’ve fielded many questions from clients on […]

When to Sell a Stock, Mutual Fund or ETF

For most investors, knowing when to sell a stock, mutual fund or exchange-traded fund (ETF) can be one of the most difficult—and one of the most critical—decisions to get right. […]

Volatility Ahead of the Election

In this episode of the Science of Economic Freedom, “Volatility Ahead of the Election,” we discuss what you really need to do right now—and you’ll be surprised to learn that […]

How to Fund College without Going Broke

In this episode of the Science of Economic Freedom, “How to Fund College without Going Broke,” I speak with Jamie Block, Certified Financial Planner, CPA and client advisor with Mercer […]

The Power of the Plan

Why do you need a financial plan? Everyone basically knows they do, but what’s the real value of having a sound financial plan in place? The short answer is having […]

Your Financial Market Update

In this special bonus episode of the Science of Economic Freedom, “Your Financial Market Update,” I dig through the performance details of the major market indices to see how the […]

Why Cash Flow Matters

Did you know that cash flow can be as important, and possibly even more important, than your investment returns? On this episode of the Science of Economic Freedom, “Why Cash […]