Monthly Archives: September 2015

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Stock prices in markets around the world fluctuated dramatically for the week ended August 27. On Monday, August 24, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1,089 points—a larger loss than the “Flash Crash” in May 2010—before rallying to close down 588. Prices fell further on Tuesday before recovering sharply on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Although the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.9% and 1.1%, respectively, for the...

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Brittany Heard, RP®

#Influences

If you are a social media user, you constantly see friends updating their posts, tweets, snaps, and photos. As you see these updates, you may feel obligated to fit in with the social media users by creating these same types of updates. Here is a short list of the yearly “required” postings:

  • “Happy New Year” status and/or your New Year Resolution
  • Pictures of you and your spouse on Valentine’s Day
  • ...

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Mark Stadtlander

Foster Group is thrilled to announce our move from 1001 Grand Avenue to 6601 Westown Parkway, a larger facility in West Des Moines. Our relocation stems from our need for additional space to accommodate growth in demand for the firm’s services. With this move, the company’s space increases in size by 20%, allowing us to best accommodate clients...

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