From #FOMO to #JOMO
For many, social media can present envy-induced anxiety often referred to as FOMO (Fear of Missing Out). Discover why some are opting out of jam-packed weekends for a quieter experience or JOMO (Joy of Missing Out).
There’s no mistaking the raised eyebrow of the Gen Xer. Learn about this independent, resourceful and highly skeptical generation and navigate its key traits to build strong relationships.
While Gen X has been difficult to pin down in the marketplace, they are going to be the next generation controlling the majority of wealth, and it’s such a missed opportunity if financial advisors don’t understand their needs.
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