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Duncan Edwards, CFP®
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6 Signs 2017 Is the Year to Monetize Your Hobby

Duncan Edwards CFP
March 15, 2017

Taking the leap from working at your hobby when it fits into your schedule to making money from that hobby is a significant commitment. However, if you have always wondered if your passion project could actually be lucrative, now may be the time to find out. If you’ve always had creative projects outside of work, but never made it into a career, or if you have made a certain product...
G2G Impact

5 Quick Tips to Help You Prevent Credit Card Fraud

Duncan Edwards CFP
March 08, 2016

  Picture this: You’re enjoying dinner with a few close friends and the bill has just arrived. You pay the bill, leave the signed receipt on the table and head off to your next destination. A few days later, you get a call from your bank asking about a few “suspicious” high-dollar charges that you definitely didn’t make. What happened?     Credit card fraud is one of...
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Recap: Atlantic Trust's G2G Impact After Hours Event in Atlanta

Duncan Edwards CFP
December 01, 2015

  Atlanta hosted the latest edition of Atlantic Trust’s G2G (Generation to Generation) Impact After Hours event on Tuesday, November. 17. The event was a collaboration between Atlantic Trust and Nexus Global Youth Summit, a global organization whose mission is to “catalyze new leadership and accelerate global solutions” by uniting young investors, social entrepreneurs and...
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Credit Cards: What to Know About Managing Debt and Expenses

Duncan Edwards CFP
November 03, 2015

Credit cards are sometimes viewed as a way to have your cake and eat it, too. Instant gratification comes when you see an item that you want and are able to purchase it without having to relinquish the funds right away. That manner of thinking makes using credit cards almost an absentminded occurrence, which can be very dangerous. The truth is that the use of credit cards can be quite...