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

Common Cents 07/21/14

New Zealand 10yT 4.29%
Saving for tomorrow just makes good ¢ents.
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Market Minute 07/14/14

Intellect over Emotion – I/E
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Q3-2014 Letter to Investors

In December 2007, the U.S. economy fell into a severe recession lasting 18 months, ending June of 2009.
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Market Minute 06/30/14

Under Construction
Historically, a pickup in residential construction precedes commercial construction by about a year under ordinary circumstances.
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Market Minute 06/23/14

Stocks closed at all time highs Friday with the venerable Dow Jones Industrial Average hitting its 9th record high of the year.
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Market Minute 06/17/14

93 Million BBLS/D
In June, EIA energy outlook reports that global petroleum consumption is set to exceed 93 million barrels per day in 2015; that’s up from 83MMbbl/d in 2009.
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Market Minute 06/09/14

TIME is said to be the most valuable of all commodities; its value is derived from its management and utilization.
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Market Minute 05/19/14

The New Avant-Garde
Minimalism (M) – this is my first of a series of articles exploring a minimalistic lifestyle.
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Market Minute 05/13/14

Buy Low, Buy Lowest
For as long as stocks have traded there’ve been hawkeyed investors with a knack for buying low and selling high.
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Market Minute 04/28/14

Sell in May and go away, then return St Leger’s Day
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Market Minute 04/21/14

In Life – Some Do, Some Don’t
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Market Minute 04/14/14

Vital Statistics
There are reasons to be cautions during the months ahead.
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