Pete Krull Named as One of the 100 Most Influential Financial Advisors

Pete Krull Named as One of the 100 Most Influential Financial Advisors

Pete Krull received some well deserved recognition from Investopedia yesterday, and was named one of the 100 most influential financial advisors in the U.S. He was the only WNC based advisors honored in the 2018 INVESTOPEDIA 100 list. 

Beat Plastic Pollution

Beat Plastic Pollution

Today is World Environment Day! June 5th has been designated by the United Nations as World Environment Day to promote “worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment.” 2018’s World Environment Day is centered around beating plastic pollution.

Focusing on Your Passion

Focusing on Your Passion

If you can figure out where your passion lies, it can help you channel your energy in the right direction.

Pete's Visit to Boruca

Pete's Visit to Boruca

At the beginning of March, Pete returned from his annual visit to Costa Rica with many stories to share. This was our favorite! Reposted here from his personal blog, Intentional Assets


The Future of Finance is Female

The Future of Finance is Female

It’s International Women’s Day – so we’re acknowledging and celebrating female investors!

Solar Tariffs: It could have been worse.

Solar Tariffs: It could have been worse.

John Anderson Lanier of the Ray C Anderson Foundation says the recent decision to impose a tariff on imported solar panels is not good for renewable energy - however, he also says it could have been much worse.

The Economic Case for Fossil Fuel Free Investing

The Economic Case for Fossil Fuel Free Investing

We really loved Betsy Moszeter's article, "The Economic Case for Fossil Fuel Free Investing," published in the November/December '17 issue of Investments & Wealth Monitor. Moszeter is Partner & COO at Green Alpha Advisors, a responsible investment management firm in Boulder, Co. She is also good friend and colleague of us here at Earth Equity Advisors. Read the excerpt below and click through for the full content. 

There Are More Benefits To Gratitude Than You Think

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There Are More Benefits To Gratitude Than You Think

As we approach Thanksgiving, it’s a great opportunity to ponder whether you live in a state of abundance or scarcity (regardless of your circumstances).  While your fundamental attitude and personality type influence your views, there is an opportunity to shift your mindset with intentional focus.

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The Power of Choice

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The Power of Choice

We welcome guest John Lanier, Executive Director of The Ray C. Anderson Foundation, as he shares his thoughts on choice, considerate action and how the decisions we make affect those around us. 

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The Best Place To Start When Financially Planning Your Future

The Best Place To Start When Financially Planning Your Future

Someone recently asked me, "Where do I start with financial planning?" 

There are many facets to financial planning and it can be overwhelming at times, but we all have to start somewhere. 

How Do You Handle Transitions?

How Do You Handle Transitions?

How do you handle transitions, whether it is the change of seasons, a new job or home, or a major life transition from a divorce or loss of a loved one?  Our core personality may influence how we approach these chapters, and influence our coping ability.

The Long and Short of Socially Responsible Investing

The Long and Short of Socially Responsible Investing

Is it just as good to invest in a company that donates a little bit of profit to charities every year as it is to choose a company intent on growing their triple bottom line? (Triple bottom line companies focus on financial, environmental, and social outcomes.) Are there short or long-term benefits to one over the other?

How College Students Can Build Money Skills

How College Students Can Build Money Skills

Generic advice for college students to make wise financial decisions and stay out of debt can be challenging since there is no “one size fits all” solution.  Each college student comes from a different financial situation – whether they are putting themselves through school while working, or whether they are receiving financial assistance or support from family.  With that in mind, some broad advice we like to give college students is to use the acronym HIVE

5 Eco-Friendly Smartphone Apps That Are Worth Your Time

5 Eco-Friendly Smartphone Apps That Are Worth Your Time

With the right technology on your side, you can streamline your efforts to live a more sustainable life. Our team picked five practical eco-friendly apps that meet the complex needs of consumers by making sustainable processes more streamlined and easy to understand.

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.