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 10/19/2016

Tumbling Housing Starts Precede Recessions
Residential construction unexpectedly took a turn for the worse.
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Q4-2016 Letter to Investors

Equities & Election 2016
On November 8,2016, citizens of our nation will arrive at their respective precinct to vote for the President of the United States.
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Market Minute 09/27/2016

Housing Prices Promises
The economy officially bottomed in June of 2009, according to the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER).
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Market Minute 09/19/2016

Are Standards of Living Improving?
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 1.1 percent during the past 12 months…
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Market Minute 08/29/2016

The Consumers’ Income Statement
Janet Yellen’s words painted an improving picture for the overall economy.
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Market Information

Today’s Charts*

Total Housing Starts – Since 2012
Single Family Units & Housing Starts – October, 2016
Housing Starts Sept, 2016
Adjusted Gross Income By State (Avg)
Gross Domestic Product by States Q1-2016 (Top Ten)
Stock Market Fireworks – Happy 4th of July!
Berkshire Hathaway
CMG Selloff
Apple 25 Years
S&P 500
Life Insurance

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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