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Spring Cleaning Your Financial House

For those of us in Austin, Spring definitely arrived a few weeks early! The City of Austin hosted the annual Zilker Kite Festival, SXSW® Music, Film and Interactive Conference and Festival, Rodeo Austin, and more! Despite all the fun that occurs in the Spring here in Austin, we can’t forget about the all-too-important Spring cleaning!

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KidWorks Therapy Services

In 1999, Rebecca Pokluda had a vision of bringing together a group of experienced and passionate Occupational, Speech, and Physical Therapists (OT, PT, ST) dedicated to family-centered, individualized care. Since its inception, KidWorks committed to creating solutions that allow each child to create his/her own success in a fun, challenging, and safe environment. With a clinic housed on a tree shaded hill in South-Central Austin modified to provide optimal therapeutic intervention, our children simultaneously experience the safe and much needed comforts of a home to which they belong.

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Financial Advisor or Financial Phony: The Ultimate Checklist

The stakes are high when you open your finances to an advisor, so don’t skimp on your homework. But how can you guarantee that your expert is reliable? By utilizing our Ultimate Financial Advisor Checklist you can be self-assured that you’re asking the right questions of us or any other advisor you choose. At Ark Financial, our team is here to help and make sure you feel comfortable, confident, and happy with our comprehensive suite of financial services.

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The Best Valentine’s Gift You Didn’t Get Each Other

“The best protection against losing 50% of your net worth: INVEST IN YOUR RELATIONSHIP”

This past November, Huffington Post put out an article called “3 Steps to Reconnect When You Feel Disconnected From Your Partner.” In light of the upcoming Valentine’s Day festivities, it caught the eye of Ark Financial’s Chief Strategist & Partner, David Bull, and made him realize how important our work is in reducing stress in family’s lives.

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10 To-dos to Stay On Top of Your Personal Finances in 2017

Along with other resolutions, don’t forget to make room for building financial footing for your future. Living paycheck to paycheck is a dangerous act as it can make you feel helpless at the time of emergencies. Many times it leads people to take out loans or use credit cards randomly. You must take some solid

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Rorie Sparkman & Engel

Nothing is more important to a business owner than knowing they have a healthy business. Unfortunately, not all business owners are business experts. When you’re sick you go to the doctor to heal your body. Now you can go to a professional to heal your business. Meet the total business health specialists: Rorie Sparkman & Engel. Delivering a partnership that goes beyond tax preparation and advising, they provide services critical to the well-being of your business. To meet those critical needs, Rorie Sparkman & Engel deploy an arsenal of resources available to all their clients through their advising, comprehensive website, newsletters, and more.

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Sixpack Shortcuts

The world of fitness is a tricky place to navigate for those looking to improve their physical appearance and overall health. It’s a saturated marketplace heavily operated by telling you that if you want to achieve your fitness goals, then you need to purchase THIS workout routine, THIS diet regime, monthly passes to THIS gym, as well as purchase all of the expensive supplements that claim to make the job easier. In a world desiring quick results, many fall prey to the crazy gimmicks and gadgets on those late-night infomercials. Some of them work, but only for the short term – The weight always comes back… At this crossroad of failure and determination, innovation was found by way of Sixpack Shortcuts.

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Financial Resolutions: How to Win the Holiday Financial Game

With the holiday season upon us, we hope you are able to take some time planning ahead and remaining mindful of your finances and financial goals for 2017. Trust us – planning and mindfulness go a long way and can truly help you enjoy being with family and friends over the holidays and into the new year! It’s this time of year that leaves people feeling overextended (what fun are the holidays if you’re stressed out?). To help you enjoy this holiday season and stay financially sound consider:

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Ark’s Jeff Socha Featured by Entrepreneurs Organization Austin

Ark Financial’s founder Jeff Socha was featured by Entrepreneurs Organization (EO) Austin in their latest spotlight. Here’s what they’re saying: Jeff Socha is the Senior Advisor and Founding Partner at Ark Financial, a boutique business and financial planning firm in Austin, Texas. Jeff’s specialization in business and personal financial planning is in his family’s roots

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Taurus Academy

Taurus Academy is as ‘home grown’ an Austin company can be with an intent to impact our community by providing excellent care for the dogs in their facilities, improving their behavior, as well as keeping them happy and safe…

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