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Beacon Wealth Consultants Celebrates 20 years of Building Dreams AND Preserving Values

Beacon Wealth Consultants recently celebrated their 20th anniversary as a wealth management and financial planning firm with a home office in Roanoke, VA and branch offices in Florida, North Carolina, Pennsylvania…
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Why Investing is Not Gambling

Why Investing is Not Gambling By Mike Sunderland, CFEI®, Wealth Advisor   “The plans of the diligent lead surely to abundance,     but everyone who is hasty comes only to poverty.” (Proverbs 21:5, ESV) Risk…
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Interview with Hillary Sunderland

Question:  What is your role on the Beacon Wealth team? Hillary:  I serve as Chief Investment Officer for the firm.  My main role is to manage Beacon Wealth’s LightPoint Portfolios…
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Why We Don’t Invest in Pornography and Adult Entertainment

By Cassandra Laymon, CFP®, MBA Flee from sexual immorality. All other sins a person commits are outside the body, but whoever sins sexually, sins against their own body. ~ 1 Corinthians 6:18 I know…
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2017 Halftime Report

  https://youtu.be/wC9pNK9y0ng RECORD STOCK MARKET HIGHS. HEATED POLITICAL DEBATES. CONFLICTING ECONOMIC HEADLINES. We are only halfway through 2017, and the year has already provided a wealth of perspectives to discuss and unravel. Join us…
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Interview with Cassandra Laymon

Question:  How long have you worked at Beacon Wealth Consultants?Cassandra:  I joined Beacon Wealth in 2012, when I married our CEO, Rick Laymon. We call it our Marriage and Acquisition!  …
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Interview with Rick Laymon

Question:  How long have you worked at Beacon Wealth Consultants?Rick:  I started the company in my 20’s with the objective of providing clients with truly independent and objective planning advice…
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Interview with Jerry McMillan

Question:  What excites you about the Biblically Responsible Investing movement? Jerry:  Today's investment world is complex!  It can be difficult to determine where your money is actually being invested.  Today, you…
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Interview with Denny Gillard

Question:  How long have you worked at Beacon Wealth? Denny:  The Great Recession presenting many opportunities for change and realignment.  I had been working in the broker-dealer environment for ten years…
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Interview with Kim Jenkins

Question:  How long have you worked at Beacon Wealth Consultants?Kim:  I started out as an intern in March 2011 during my junior year at Liberty. I took over as the…
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Interview with Tim Kitchell

In this month’s advisor interview, we visited with the newest member of the Beacon Wealth Consultants advisor team, Tim Kitchell, as he reflected on the Biblically Responsible Investing (BRI) Movement,…
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A Snapshot of Biblically Responsible Investing

[embed]https://vimeo.com/145204551[/embed]Want to learn more about Biblically Responsible Investing? Check out this brief video that summarizes what it means to wisely manage the money God has entrusted to us.
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The Benefits of Seeking Wise Investment Counsel

 by Cassandra Laymon, CFP®, MBAWhen you start thinking about your finances, do you get anxious or break out in a cold sweat?Are you overwhelmed with all the steps you need…
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2016 Halftime Report Webinar

[youtube id="idMT9ump9JI"] The first half of 2016 is behind us and markets are still grappling with many of the issues that shook investors at the beginning of the year. Interest rate increases, overseas woes,…
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Weekly Market Update: “Stocks Set New Records”

THE MARKETSStocks were up for the third week in a row, posting record highs on better-than-expected earnings results and solid domestic economic data.[1] Since the bottom of the post-Brexit selloff,…
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