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Minding Your Business - March 2020

Minding Your Business
Articles for Entrepreneurs & Those Who Serve Them

The Importance of Family Governance: Keeping Family Wealth and Relationships in Good Health

Family wealth that’s built by one generation is too often eroded or perhaps destroyed by future generations, who might squander the assets they inherit through reckless spending, poor investment decisions and other mistakes.

The end result: The family ends up back where it started, with the same amount of wealth (or less) it began with generations ago.

Do not let that be your family’s fate. In this month’s Minding Your Business newsletter, The Importance of Family Governance, you’ll discover how to create a formal plan that can potentially help you avoid watching your family’s wealth diminish over time—or stop you from being part of the problem!

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To set up a meeting to discuss how we can bolster your entrepreneurial spirit and protect your family, contact:

  Andrew R. Connors, CFP®, CEPA
Business Owner Leader
Partner, Fairport LLC
(216) 431-2754

Fairport Wealth is passionate about helping entrepreneurs “mind their business” while fostering their family’s wealth.


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