10 May The Fiduciary Rule and You

If you keep up with current events and what is happening in Washington, it is likely that you have heard about the Department of Labor’s Fiduciary Rule. Some of you may be curious about what exactly it is and how it could possibly ...

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08 Jul Financial Times Top 300

Parsec is excited to have been named one of the nation’s Top 300 Registered Investment Advisers by Financial Times Magazine.  The candidate pool started with more than 2,000 qualifying RIA firms.  This list was then narrowed down to ...

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31 Jan Where is My Money?

It seems there are always stories in the news about the latest scheme that has defrauded many people. Seeking a big return, people give their hard-earned dollars to criminals. The big return is never realized. All the money is lost. ...

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08 Nov Safety First

E-mail account hacking seems to be on the rise, based upon recent activity.  We rely so heavily on e-mail that it is easy to forget basic security precautions we should all take.  Here are four simple suggestions:  Never provide ...

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29 Aug Looks Like We Made It

As I read over our recent blog posts, I thought it was high time for an entry that’s full of positive, upbeat, exciting news. So I’m obviously not going to talk about the stock market, politics, or the weather. I’m going to talk about ...

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08 Jul No More Excuses

At my recent annual check-up (which I never actually get annually – in fact, this was my first real “physical” in about, oh, 10 years) my doctor asked me all the usual questions: do I smoke (no), drink (a little), eat well (mostly), ...

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24 Jun Pardon the Dust

If you visit our Asheville office this summer, please pardon the dust.  It is with GREAT pleasure that I announce we are refurbishing our building.  It was built in 1892.  Like most old structures, it requires a little extra TLC from ...

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