Client Stories

Sarah Makes Noodles – VLog

By Ralph Bender, MBA, CFP®

The recipe for this meal is a legacy from Sarah's parents, who managed with what they had. It's a lot of work. And it's messy. But it helped them get by when times were tight.

Ellie is Born – Vlog

By Ralph Bender, MBA, CFP®

Inside that football-sized roll of towels, is a newborn baby. Nine months in the making, a lifetime ahead, fraught with challenges only begun by the arduous passage called birth.

Marty Bakes the Rule of 72 – VLog

By Ralph Bender, MBA, CFP®

Before the stroke, Marty had great control of his limbs. As a machinist, that’s a very good thing. Running steel through a lathe when you’re unstable, not so good.

Moving is Disruptive to Charlie – VLog

By Ralph Bender, MBA, CFP®

Charlie’s new home is missing something important to her. Moving is always disruptive. She and Liam, bought the place knowing that they could fix it once they got settled in.

Jake Jumps In – VLog

By Ralph Bender, MBA, CFP®

Thrashing about with the tools he’s got, but without much of a plan works for him. He’s got the creative spark and some of the projects he’s completed are amazing!