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 11/17/2016

Economic Extravaganza
Today’s bevy of U.S. economic reports detail three important areas of interest: unemployment claims, consumer prices (inflation) and new residential construction.
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Market Minute 11/01/2016

Personal Income Grew 3.9%, So What?
Delving into the Bureau of Economic Analysis’ Personal Income and Outlays reports seems to be a tale of two stories.
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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 Information

Today’s Charts*

Personal Income Growth Per Year
Personal Income VS Avg Growth Since 1960
GDP 3rdQ growth at 2.9%
Total U.S. Labor Force & Unemployment Claims
Home Prices & Stocks Near All Time Records
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!

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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