1DB a community based money management firm

Our passion for this business has remained constant for over 18 years. We are focused on making a beneficial financial impact in each client's life. We are not just purveyors of ideas; we are benefactors of the results.

1DB where RELATIONSHIPS are key

We understand that strong client relationships require optimal investment results combined with exceptional accountability.

At 1DB STRATEGY counts

Our strategy is that success in investing comes from knowing why you want to invest, acceptance that there are no shortcuts, and taking action in a disciplined process directed by proven knowledge.

Watch your assets GROW at 1DB

We plant the seeds for your investments to bear fruit, using clearly defined and measurable goals to reap a good harvest.

Market Pulse
Chip’s Commentary

Market Minute 08/22/2016

Are Americans Investing in Booze?
Early on in my career as a money manager, I was told by a wise, wealthy gent to follow the money.
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Market Minute 08/03/2016

Oil Price Conundrum
2016 has been anything but a banner year for energy prices.
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Market Minute 07/26/2016

Will Earnings Lift Stock Prices Higher?
There is an old saying on Wall Street that earnings are the lifeblood of the market.
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#Badwater Bound

Dear Family and Friends,
As many of you may already know, this weekend, I will be traveling to Death Valley, CA to participate in the Badwater 135 race.
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Q3-2016 Letter to Investors

Olympic Spirit
Charles Jock hit the ground running as a 3-year-old.
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Market Information

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Gross Domestic Product by States Q1-2016 (Top Ten)
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Eastman Chemical Company
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News and Alerts

FINRA Broker Check

Important notice regarding Turbo Tax

The IRA Rollover: 10 Tips to Making a Sound Decision

Stock Up on Information Before Buying Stock

Duration—What an Interest Rate Hike Could Do to Your Bond Portfolio

“China” Stocks—Look Beyond the Name Before You Invest

Current News

A message from the 1DB Founder and President