Understanding Risk and Volatility

“Volatility” is the buzzword in the financial media these days. But what does it really mean and how does it impact your investments? Aspiriant investment managers explain what volatility is and how to reduce risk in your portfolio. more >
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Celebrating the Holidays

The holidays are a time to cherish those you care about most by celebrating traditions. Find out how Aspiriant employees enjoy the season each year. more >
Young Professional's Guide to Renting vs. Buying

Guide to Renting vs. Buying

Today’s young professionals are giving greater thought before deciding to invest in a home. Learn about current homeownership trends among millennials, as well as the pros and cons of renting and buying. more >
Planning for Long-Term Care

Planning for Long-Term Care

As the way we receive care later in life is changing, so are our options for how to pay for it. Learn some of the current trends in financing elderly care and when you and your family should start planning. more >

All About the LLCs

Limited liability companies offer several advantages to holding and protecting assets. But they require management and have additional costs. Learn about LLC basics, including the benefits and pitfalls of this special structure. more >
Wealth Transfer: The Emotional Side of Money

The Emotional Side of Money

When crafting a wealth transfer plan, it’s important to know there are two sides of money: the intellectual side and the emotional side. Learn how tackling the emotional aspects first leads to a more satisfying plan for you and future generations. more >
Know what type of FA you're hiring

Know What Type of FA You’re Hiring

The term “financial advisor” can mean many things. For young professionals who are just starting to plan for the long term, it’s important to know the significant differences between an RIA, broker-dealer and robo-advisor. more >