Cutter Family Finance

The Cutter Family Finance articles are published in The Falmouth Enterprise and The Mashpee Enterprise every Friday.

The Best Investment Offense is a Strong Defense

A defensive investment strategy can protect your portfolio against market downturns much in the same way a good defense can protect a football quarterback.

New IRA Rules May Help Working Seniors

“I’m just a bill, I’m only a bill, sittin’ here on Capitol Hill,” I sang coming down the stairs the other day heading to breakfast. My 15 year old daughter, Phoebe, looked at me like I was crazy, just as an adolescent teenage daughter can. “You are weird Dad, what are you singing?” And I […]

When the Music Stops, Will You Have a Chair?

A disciplined approach to investing can help you capture upside gains while reducing downside risk. Don’t be left standing when the music stops.

Preparing for the Unexpected in Retirement

Make sure your retirement plan is flexible enough to accommodate unexpected changes in health, lifestyle and other factors.

How to Live Comfortably in Retirement

Living comfortably in retirement requires you to think beyond your investment and wealth distribution strategy. What kind of life do you envision?

College Freshmen-Start Building Financial Freedom!

Entering college this fall? Financial discipline will help you now and in the future. Learn how to achieve financial freedom.

What Are Your Rules?

“Buy and Hold” can expose your investments to massive downside risk. A Rules-Based Investment System (RBIS) can help protect you from devastating losses.

Retired and Bankrupt: Don’t Let This Happen To You

More retirees than ever are declaring bankruptcy as medical costs spiral out of control. Learn how to protect yourself and your assets.

Protecting Elderly Parents with Estate Planning

Estate planning should be a part of any family’s plan to protect elderly parents, to help manage finances, to protect wealth, and to provide essential care.

Women Face Unique Challenges in Retirement

Women face unique challenges in retirement, but careful planning and an effective investment strategy can make a difference.