Do You Need a Robo-Advisor or a Human Financial Advisor?

Do You Need a Robo-Advisor or a Human Financial Advisor?

Society moves at a breakneck pace these days. Smartphones have given people access to virtually any information they want regardless of their location or time of day. With financial planning needs changing in seconds and people wanting information instantly, robo-advisors are being implemented more and more.

Questions You Need To Ask Your Potential Financial Advisor

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Questions You Need To Ask Your Potential Financial Advisor

Your relationship with a solid, reputable advisor can become one of the strongest, most important relationships of your life. It can mean the difference between looking forward to your future or worrying about it. These questions can help ensure your portfolio—and your future—are on the upswing.

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Saving the Oceans, One Garbage Patch at a Time

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Saving the Oceans, One Garbage Patch at a Time

The biggest landfill in the world isn’t actually on land.

It’s in the Pacific Ocean, floating between California and Hawaii, and it’s known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Current estimates conclude it’s the size of Texas. It’s also not the only one of its kind, though it is by far the largest.

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Knowing When (and How) to Change Financial Advisors

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Knowing When (and How) to Change Financial Advisors

Whether it's a change in shared values, a desire to go in a different investment direction, or a widening gap in personalities, you may be at a point where you're looking to change financial advisors. There are a few fundamental steps you can take to make sure the transition is as painless as possible, once you find a new advisor to suit your changing needs.

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Could B Corps Become The Next Business Designation in NC?

Could B Corps Become The Next Business Designation in NC?

While increasingly recognized as a viable business model, B Corps aren't yet recognized by the state as a business designation. Representative Chuck McGrady of Henderson County is sponsoring a bill that would change that. Pete Krull of Earth Equity Advisors talked with Public News Service about the importance of B Corp status. 

Renewable Energy 101: Say Hello To Geothermal

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Renewable Energy 101: Say Hello To Geothermal

Learn more about geothermal energy. Because geothermal energy is predictable, it is an excellent resource for a base load of power which can be relied upon with remarkable accuracy. This is not the case with solar and wind, which are weather dependent.

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Renewable Energy 101: The Power of Wind

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Renewable Energy 101: The Power of Wind

With current estimates putting wind energy potential at ten times greater than the current US electrical consumption, wind energy, in combination with other forms of renewable energy, could be the wave of the future.

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Renewable Energy 101: Hydro Power

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Renewable Energy 101: Hydro Power

Hydropower...not exactly the most popular or accessible form of renewable energy. However, hydropower runs far cleaner, is more controllable, and has the potential to provide much more than the 16% of total electricity function it produces today. Learn more in our 4-part series.

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How to Talk To Your Spouse About Money

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How to Talk To Your Spouse About Money

Money causes more friction, heartache and anxiety in relationships than just about any other subject. Most couples report that it is often the center of their arguments.Strive to make it about building collaboration (instead of competition and frustration) as you try out some of these ideas.

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Renewable Energy 101: Get to Know Solar

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Renewable Energy 101: Get to Know Solar

In our 4-part series, we're looking at forms of renewable energy and how they play a part in the economy and our daily lives. Solar energy is rapidly becoming the future when it comes to powering our increasingly electronic lives.

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Plastic Reduction for the Already Savvy Environmentalist

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Plastic Reduction for the Already Savvy Environmentalist

Toting our recycle bins to the curb on trash pick up day isn’t enough. We have to keep renovating what the word recycling means. Here are a variety of ways to expand our plastic reduction efforts beyond water bottle recycling.

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A Look at Your Financial Health

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A Look at Your Financial Health

Leesa Sluder shares an excerpt of her article on the importance of financial health, originally published in Women AdvaNCe.

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Tips to Travel the Eco-Friendly Way

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Tips to Travel the Eco-Friendly Way

For many people, travel is a necessity whether for business or vacation and relaxation, and for some, it’s a bucket list. But the impact of travel can change the very world we’re trying to explore.

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Krull & Company Featured in ThinkAdvisor

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Krull & Company Featured in ThinkAdvisor

We were proud to be featured in ThinkAdvisor in December, discussing our experience regarding integrating technology with our firm's processes for a better workflow and world-class client experience.

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