Planning matters

The Johnson Bixby Summer Reading List

Last Friday, June 21 marked the first day of summer – a time to enjoy reading on the porch, picnic blanket or by the pool. If you’re still looking for summer reading suggestions, you are in luck. We’ve asked some of the Johnson Bixby team to share their summer reading recommendations. From long-time favorites to…

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Are Kids Sports a Financial Disaster?

Did you know that parents can spend up to $10,000/year funding their kids love for athletics? From club teams, travel teams, personal trainers, camps, uniforms, gas, hotels and equipment the cost quickly adds up. Is this a financial loss or gain? Keep reading our blog Planning Matters to take a closer look.

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Seasons of Hope

In early March, I attended an open house for Seasons of Hope Grief Center and Memorial Garden, a new facility in Salmon Creek. But first I made my way next door. It was the first time I had been back since my husband had died a little over three years ago. I was able to revisit the trees of remembrance and give thanks for my life with him, as well as the wonderful resources we have in our community.

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The Secret History of the Future

In today’s world of scammers, we look at the history of hacking.

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Hungry for an Economics Lesson?

True confession: I almost failed economics in college. If all the concepts taught were around food items, like the Big Mac Index, perhaps I would have been more successful. Talk about a fun way to break down a complex topic like exchange rates. Today’s blog post takes a look…

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