RunninRalph

Can’t cheat the marathon

By Ralph Bender, MBA, CFP®

“The marathon won’t be cheated.” That’s what I’ve told aspiring runners for years. And in the 2019 Boston Marathon, I proved the point...

What I have Learned

By Ralph Bender, MBA, CFP®

Only ten nights at home this month. Is all the travel worth the strain?

Old Expansions and Old Runners

By Ralph Bender, MBA, CFP®

I don’t run as fast as I was able thirty years ago, and neither should we expect the economy to grow at the same rates it increased three decades ago...

Aftershokz TrekzAir Headset Review

By Ralph Bender, MBA, CFP®

I run a lot. All the running takes time, and for me it is almost always in the morning. To make good use of the time, I take my iPhone X and often get some work done...

A Glimpse into Focus

By Ralph Bender, MBA, CFP®

Ralph and Mark both attended one of the most highly regarded conferences in the financial services industry, LPL Financial’s annual Focus, held this July in Boston...