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Monday, July 15, 2019

Executive Summary After a significant downturn during the month of May due to trade/tariff issues between the United States and China, the markets rebounded sharply in June as the Fed suggested that they would lower interest rates if...

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Protecting Your Assets From Natural Disasters If you have been in the business for a while, you know Real Estate goes through cycles that you have no control over just like Hurricane Season. But, there are choices you can make to give...

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Despite evidence to the contrary, many people believe that investment success is dependent upon their ability to outguess the markets—entering and exiting at the most convenient times. However, history paints a different picture....

Monday, February 4, 2019

Tax planning is a part of our ongoing process which should continue beyond tax season. My goal is to help you avoid surprises and take advantage of provisions that can help you manage your tax exposure. How you allocate your assets...

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

As a member of the “sandwich generation,” you’re balancing your own financial needs with those of your children and your parents. Estate planning, college financing, retirement, elder care—your money has many...

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

It appears that a perfect storm of nervousness and concerns caused the financial markets to react in a very Grinch-like manner as we headed in to the Christmas and New Year's holiday seasons... Need help navigating?

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Atlanta Global Advisors Investment Committee Notes December 2018 Today's investment committee meeting began with a review of our four main model portfolios. There has been significant volatility in the markets this year, both in the U...

Sunday, November 11, 2018

If you’re like most parents, the minute you hold your new child in your arms, you start thinking about all the things you’re going to do with them and the lessons you will teach them along the way. Most parents want to see...

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Happy Thanksgiving from our team at ATL Global Advisors! We want to take a moment to thank you for being a part of our family. We sincerely appreciate the trust you place in our firm, and we take our responsibility to you and your...

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Here at ATL Global Advisors, we are committed to growing and learning so we can serve you better. We invest both time and money to make our firm the best it can be. Our passion for professional development led Gary Lutrick and me,...

Thursday, October 25, 2018

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think about retirement? Travel? Freedom? Time with family? Most of the time, we look ahead with excitement, relishing the thought of slowing down and finally having all the time...

Thursday, October 4, 2018

One of the most common issues Americans face when it comes to retirement is the fear of not having enough money to retire successfully. This fear is so prominent that only 27% of pre-retirees believe they’ll be financially...

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Working and earning money is simply a part of life. However, as a consumer, what is the best way to go about enjoying, saving, growing, and protecting your hard-earned money? If you are like most individuals and families in the United...

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Did you know that four in ten Americans admit that they prefer not to think about money? (1) This isn’t all too surprising as, for many people, finances can seem complicated and overwhelming, and many people suffer from decision...

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

By Kevin Myers, C. Gary Lutrick, and Morgan Marlin We are happy to announce the opening of our new office location. After just two years of serving our hard-working and loyal clients, we needed a new location to accommodate our growing...

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

If there’s one thing we can predict in life, it’s that it’s unpredictable. Whether it’s a natural disaster, divorce, or a death in the family, upheavals like this can have serious repercussions on your life and...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

When considering everything on your task list, a life insurance review isn’t usually the top priority for most people. Most of us purchase a policy, then forget about it, thinking we have done our due diligence and crossed that...

Thursday, June 14, 2018

If you followed the markets at all last year, you know that it was one of record highs. The Dow closed the year over 24,000 and the S&P 500 reached a high of over 2,700. (1) And then there’s the fact that we’ve experienced...

Monday, June 4, 2018

I recently had the great privilege of attending the Cetera Advisors’ annual awards conference. This conference is aimed at bringing together advisors from across the country to celebrate the accomplishments of 2017. This...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hi Clients and Friends, Recently it has come to our attention that some have tried to send a text message our landline phone number and have been disappointed with no response. We just wanted to send a reminder that our phone number...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

ATL Global Advisors is on the lookout for new interns! If you’re a college student planning a career in finance or business administration, we would love to help you learn the ins and outs of financial advising and build your...

Friday, May 11, 2018

Regardless of whether your child is two or twelve, the thought of college has probably crossed your mind. In the busyness of life and never-ending financial pressures, it is all too easy to put saving for college on the back burner....

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

If you or your spouse are eligible for retirement from UPS, you might have received a voluntary retirement program (VRP) offer. This means that instead of waiting to retire, you would cease working at UPS within the next year and...

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

ATL Global Advisors is expanding! We are passionate about offering the highest level of service to each and every client that comes our way. We continually stretch ourselves and grow in our knowledge and experience and we believe our...

Saturday, March 31, 2018

The recent Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, Trump’s much-anticipated tax reform bill, impacts individuals and businesses alike. And while we know that it lowers tax rates for individuals and corporations, increases the child tax credit,...

Thursday, March 29, 2018

As we leave winter, many pilots are preparing for spring flying. We have our pre-flight, in-flight, descent, and other checklists ready, so we’re all good to go, right? While you may be ready for everything that may happen when...

Saturday, March 17, 2018

In 2017, a total of 418,770 people were laid off from their jobs. (1) While this is 20 percent below 2016's number, job cuts impact many lives and the threat of being laid off causes plenty of stress. Downsizing has become a way of...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Traditionally, estate planning has focused primarily on what happens after one’s death. Often, financial wealth is passed on outright without any conditions or safeguards. While this may have sufficed in the past, much has...

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

The markets took a big dip on Monday, with the DOW losing 1,175 points and the S&P 500 down more than 4%. The CBOE Volatility Index, which measures fear in the market, saw its biggest one day increase in history. Many investors,...

Thursday, February 1, 2018

On Monday, January 15, as schools and banks shut down to celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., UPS employees had another reason to celebrate. That’s the day that your RPUs (restricted performance units)...

Friday, January 19, 2018

What a year we had in 2017! It was a good year for investors, with strong market returns and surprisingly low volatility considering the political landscape. The economy continued to strengthen even as natural disasters ravaged our...

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Here at ATL Global Advisors, our first priority is your overall financial success. We are continually seeking out ways to better serve our clients in every area of their financial lives. One of the things that sets us apart from other...

Thursday, November 30, 2017

What’s one constant in life? Change. Whether it’s due to a personal life transition or external factors like the ups and downs of the markets, change often impacts your finances. You may have created your financial plan...

Friday, November 17, 2017

When you watched the New Year’s Eve countdown and raised your glass to 2017, did you make a resolution to put your finances first this year? Finance-related resolutions are the third most popular New Year’s resolution,...

Friday, November 10, 2017

ATL Global Advisors is pleased to announce the newest addition to our team! As an independent financial services firm, we always strive to offer exceptional service and focused, personal attention. Our goal is to have the expertise and...

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The financial world seems to have its own language. From “amortization” to “insolvency,” reading a financial news article or blog post can make your head spin. One term that is thrown around a lot these days is...

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

With over 200,000 financial advisors across the country, how do you know which one is the right fit to manage your hard-earned money? (1) The financial advisor you choose to work with will have a significant impact on your investment...

Monday, September 11, 2017

If you have a credit report (and most of us do), there’s a good chance that you were one of the estimated 143 million Americans affected by the recent Equifax Data Breach. If you have been affected, it’s important to be...

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

At Dynasty Wealth Management, we’ve been fortunate enough to experience incredible growth over the years and work with amazing clients. Even though we’ve grown and expanded our services, our mission as your advisor has...

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Benjamin Franklin once said, “Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.” Here at ATL Global Advisors we agree and invest both time and money into our...

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Time flies. It may be a cliche, but it certainly applies to 2017 so far! Now that we’ve passed the halfway point of the year, it’s an ideal time to take a look at how the economy and markets are faring following the...

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Gary Lutrick and Kevin Myers attended Connect Conference "Advancing What's Next" July 18th through 21st at the Gaylord National Hotel in suburban Washington D.C. The conference was geared towards looking at economic and other trends...

Monday, July 3, 2017

Update July 12, 2017 at 6 pm EST: According to our sources at UPS, while there have been buyouts in late 2016, there are no new buyouts planned for 2017. We apologize for any miscommunication regarding current buyouts. An article late...

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

It would be an understatement to say that President Trump and his unpredictability have significantly impacted multiple sectors of our nation and world, from diplomacy to immigration to civil rights. But one affected area that has many...

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Whether you’ve long been a client with one of our advisors or you’re just learning about us, we would all like to say welcome to our new joint venture, ATL Global Advisors! ATL Global Advisors is an independent financial...

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

I grew up in East Texas during a time when high tech meant an A/C window unit and electromechanical telephone central switching offices AT&T used to route calls. My dad supervised the wiring of those empty buildings until their...

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Sometimes, childhood fancies wane as you enter adulthood while others stick with you. For me, economics fell into the latter category. I had always been interested in the economy and how money and investments function. I studied...

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Running a business and building a legacy is no easy task, and business owners and professionals face many decisions and must juggle multiple tasks every day. With so many responsibilities, it can be hard for them to dedicate time to...

Monday, February 20, 2017

One of the best gifts you can give your future self is contributing as much as possible to your 401(k) now. You never meet anyone who says "I wish I could go back in time to tell myself to not put so much in my 401(k)." While...

Monday, February 20, 2017

Charitable gifts to organizations are made with the best of intentions. But in addition to being well intended, giving to charity should also be well executed. In certain cases, it may be in the donor’s best interest to give...

Monday, February 20, 2017

Your UPS stock incentive stock options could subject you to the Success Tax! The Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT) or “Success Tax” might be thought of as a separate tax system with a unique set of rules for deductions, which...

Monday, February 20, 2017

ATL Global Advisors is a financial services firm offering a serious, long term approach to growing and sustaining wealth for employees/retirees of UPS. We are positioned to fill a glaring need for transparency, clarity and...