Reader Mailbag

Reader Mailbag

Every time we send out the weekly blog email, we invite our readers to send ideas for future posts our way.  Every now and then, a reader takes us up on that! 😊 Here’s one question that we’ve been meaning

Adulting, deferred

When the world stopped in March with the arrival of COVID-19, we got a small reprieve from the endless string of ‘grown-up’ appointments…no routine doctor visits, hair cuts, teeth cleanings, vet visits, etc.  It sort of felt like playing hooky

The Rest of the Story

The Rest of the Story

My dad engrained many things in me from a young age…value of hard work, honesty, family values, etc.  But also his love of the Three Stooges, the Marx Brothers movies, Johnny Cash, the Beatles, Neil Diamond, Looney Tunes, Ray Stevens,

Perspectives

Perspectives

We just returned home from an epic road trip across Montana—we started in Glacier National Park in the north and worked our way to Yellowstone in the south.  The trip was a feast for the eyes—and many times, it was

Topsy Turvy

Topsy Turvy

Today, the Meridian team is attending a virtual JP Morgan Investment Forum. We usually head to Tysons to a nice hotel conference center and hear from the top economists at JP Morgan in person…but this year, we are all sitting

Who C.A.R.E.S.?

We wrote a couple of weeks ago about the CARES act in another pun-titled post called “Care for a summary?” It contained a great summary of the bill and what is contained within. For obvious reasons, much of the focus