Investing 101 – Mutual Funds

Investing 101 – Mutual Funds

Happy March! In January, I started a “down and dirty” educational series on the basics of investing. In January we examined stocks and spent some time on bonds in the February issue. This month we’re ready to fit the pieces into place and talk about mutual funds which...
Investing 101 – Bonds

Investing 101 – Bonds

If you happened to pick up a January 2020 edition of Healthy Cells, you’ll remember that I started a series on the basics of finance by addressing all you ever wanted to know about stocks. Again, if you have a business degree, this article is not for you. But if you...
A New Message from Heidi

A New Message from Heidi

Dear Friends, Last week was a harrowing week: mounting infection and death counts, a huge spike in our country’s unemployment rate, reports of local, national and international businesses struggling. Just turning on the news or scrolling social media has become an...
A Message From “Lockdown”

A Message From “Lockdown”

Friends, as a Rock Island girl, I’m writing this note from my home office while in “lockdown”.  Our worlds have been turned upside-down. What we thought we knew even a week ago has been turned on its ear.  Since we have no control over the pandemic, the...