Posts by Thad Gilliam, CFA, CFP®

Verisail Partners Makes 2018 Bulldog 100 List

As we wrap up 2017, we are thrilled to announce that Verisail Partners has been included in the 2018 Bulldog 100 list. This annual program recognizes the fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni. More than 500 nominations were submitted for the 2018 list.  We are thankful for all the clients and relationships that enable…

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Damage from Hurricane Harvey: What you need to know

  After Hurricane Harvey made landfall this week, there are lots of people in Texas and the surrounding states with damage to their homes and property.  For most people, their house is a significant part of their overall net worth.  In light of these events, I asked Mike Sheehan, a licensed public adjuster, to write…

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Retirees Have Less Satisfaction in Retirement

I thought this USA Today article was interesting.  It reviews a study that shows retirees are less satisfied today than they were in the past (1998-2012). A few key takeaways: 95% of retirees prefer to spend their money on experiences instead of things.  Money isn’t everything, but retirees with more money reported having more satisfaction in…

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