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Why Investors Can’t Measure Their Own Risk Tolerance

Why Investors Can’t Measure Their Own Risk Tolerance

When people start investing money, one of the exercises they engage in is determining their own risk tolerance.  Usually, this process is handled by filling out some sort of questionnaire that has multiple choice questions like the one below.

‘If you had $10,000 to invest, would you….’

  • Be willing to chance earning […]

The Best 2018 Tax Moves To Make Now

The Best 2018 Tax Moves To Make Now

As the new tax law goes into effect, many people are starting to wonder how this will affect their overall paychecks.  You should see some bump in your paychecks when the new tax tables go into effect somewhere in Mid-February or early March, but there are a host of financial […]

5 2018 Sticky Financial New Year’s Resolutions

2018 Sticky Financial New Year’s Resolutions

It’s 2018, and that means that most of you have made at least one New Year’s resolution.  For most of you it will surround either diet or exercise, but for some of you getting your financial plan in order may rise to the top of the list. With the average American now surpassing more […]

What Itemized Deductions Will Look Like In 2018

What Itemized Deductions Will Look Like In 2018

To itemize or not to itemize, that is the question?  With all of the tax law changes recently passed by President Trump in the GOP tax bill, one of the considerations you’ll need to get your arms wrapped around quickly is whether you will want to itemize your deductions when […]

WHAT’S COOKING

UP YOUR CULINARY GAME WITH SUR LA TABLE’S IN-STORE CLASSES

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to cook at home more often, Sur La Table can make your goal a reality. The Buckhead store offers classes taught by professional chefs in a hands-on environment nearly every day of the week. You’ll work in small groups to whip up everything from tapas to tacos to a […]

15 MINUTES WITH HORST SCHULZE

At 78, Horst Schulze shows no signs of slowing down. (Although he has gone from traveling approximately 250 days to a year to 150.)

Horst Schulze

Horst Schulze

The German-born luxury hotelier who made a name for himself as the CEO and brains behind the Ritz-Carlton chain is now the chairman of the Buckhead-based WP Hospitality Group, formerly the Capella Hotel Group, which he started the […]

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF FAMILY

AN EMOTIONAL NORMANDY EXCURSION BRINGS HISTORY ALIVE

The rows of white crosses at the American Cemetery in Normandy face west, toward the U.S.

The rows of white crosses at the American Cemetery in Normandy face west, toward the U.S.

As a devout History Channel junkie and native of Philadelphia, where history gushes from almost every street and square, I tailor most of my travels to include […]

FOOD NEWS – January / February 2018

Himitsu. This posh cocktail lounge next to Umi, which was designed by Brit Tom Dixon, was named Best Bar in the World in the inaugural Surface Travel Awards. Surface, the design magazine, chose the honorees based on their thoughtfully conceived spaces and products. 

Himitsu
3050 Peachtree Road N.W.
Atlanta 30305
puraibeto.com/himitsu

Johnny’s Hideaway. Though the iconic Buckhead spot recently celebrated its 38th birthday, it’s keeping things fresh […]

BEADS, BANGLES AND BAUBLES

A Buckhead jewelry designer opens her home based studio to customers looking for something special.

Do you have Whitney’s number?” That question often turns people who admire jewelry artist Whitney Rooker’s work into loyal customers. The answer is a requirement for anyone who wants to purchase a necklace, pair of earrings or set of stackable wrist cuffs encrusted with diamonds from the Buckhead-based designer.

Unlike typical jewelry artisans, […]

IT’S IN THE BAG

TOYIN AJAYI’S SUSTAINABLE HANDBAGS ARE ANYTHING BUT GRANOLA

TOYIN AJAYI’S SUSTAINABLE HANDBAGS

Fun, bright, edgy, fashionable and eco-friendly : Sandy Springs designer Toyin Ajayi believes these are not mutually exclusive terms. You can tie them all together with her new line of Ife Medow handbags.

The 32-year-old has a background as unique as her bags. “I was born in London and came to Atlanta when I was 9,” says […]