Is a Downturn On the Horizon? How We Watch Over Your Money

By Aspire Advisors

With inflation soaring to new highs, the Federal Reserve responded recently by raising the key interest rate by three-quarters of a percentage point—its biggest rate hike since 1994. While the markets initially seemed pleased with the Fed’s aggressive move, stock prices quickly fell again as it became apparent that this rate hike would likely be the first of many.

How Concerned Should High-Earners Be About the Market?

By Aspire Advisors

The events of the past few months have been stressful and upsetting. The ongoing war in Ukraine has people across the globe anxious and concerned. It has brought devastating destruction to the Ukrainian people and it has triggered economic turmoil and uncertainty not witnessed over the past half-century.

What Rate of Return Do You Need?

By Aspire Advisors

Many of our clients have asked: “What rate of return do I need to retire?” or “How much do I need to save in order to live comfortably in the future?” 

Unfortunately, there is no one-size-fits-all prescription for retirement planning and it’s impossible to recommend a specific rate of return or amount that will guarantee the desired results.

How It All Began: The Story Behind Aspire Advisors

Our origins go back to founder John Hamilton’s fundamental belief in the importance of providing independent, fiduciary advice and investment services at a reasonable and fully transparent cost.

With this as the bedrock of our mission, Aspire Advisors has grown to serve an array of institutional clients and private clients preparing for retirement, guided by John’s commitment to outstanding service.