“Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.” — Barbara Kingsolver

When you think “Mom,” it’s likely your brain conjures up a scent or a story or a song that feels like home.

For me it reminds me of the early summer scents that my mother and wife love so much.  Every May the Sweetbay Magnolias in out yard start to bloom and fill our backyard patio with scents of lemon that they love.  This time also reminds me of the times my mother and I spent in the yard planting flowers, trees and bushes.

When I was young, I much preferred the company of my friends to spending time gardening, but as I have grown older I find time working in the yard to be relaxing and rewarding.  My Mother enjoys this change immensely .  I never thought that would be the case 30 years ago.

We wish you a very Happy Mother’s Day!

“And from her great and humble position in the family she had taken dignity and a clean calm beauty. From her position as healer, her hands had grown sure and cool and quiet; from her position as arbiter she had become as remote and faultless in judgment as a goddess. She seemed to know that if she swayed the family shook, and if she ever really deeply wavered or despaired the family would fall, the family will to function would be gone.”  — John Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath

Data as of May 4th, 2015

Joe D. Franklin, CFP is Founder and President of Franklin Wealth Management, a registered investment advisory firm in Hixson, Tennessee. A 20-year industry veteran, he contributes guest articles for Money Magazine and authors the Franklin Backstage Pass blog.  Joe has also been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Kiplinger’s Magazine, USA Today and other publications.

 Important Disclosure Information for the “Backstage Pass” Blog

Please remember that past performance may not be indicative of future results.  Indexes are unmanaged and cannot be investedinto directly.  Index returns do not reflect fees, expenses, or sales charges. Index performance is not indicative of the performance of any investments.  Different types of investments involve varying degrees of risk, and there can be no assurance that the future performance of any specific investment, investment strategy, or product (including the investments and/or investment strategies recommended or undertaken by Franklin Wealth Management), or any non-investment related content, made reference to directly or indirectly in this blog will be profitable, equal any corresponding indicated historical performance level(s), be suitable for your portfolio or individual situation, or prove successful.  Due to various factors, including changing market conditions and/or applicable laws, the content may no longer be reflective of current opinions or positions.  Moreover, you should not assume that any discussion or information contained in this blog serves as the receipt of, or as a substitute for, personalized investment advice from Franklin Wealth Management.  To the extent that a reader has any questions regarding the applicability of any specific issue discussed above to his/her individual situation, he/she is encouraged to consult with the professional advisor of his/her choosing. Franklin Wealth Management is neither a law firm nor a certified public accounting firm and no portion of the blog content should be construed as legal or accounting advice. A copy of Franklin Wealth Management’s current written disclosure statement discussing our advisory services and fees is available for review upon request. 

 

Franklin Wealth Management

Check the background of your financial professional on FINRA's BrokerCheck.

The content is developed from sources believed to be providing accurate information. The information in this material is not intended as tax or legal advice. Please consult legal or tax professionals for specific information regarding your individual situation. The opinions expressed and material provided are for general information and should not be considered a solicitation for the purchase or sale of any security.

We take protecting your data and privacy very seriously. As of January 1, 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) suggests the following link as an extra measure to safeguard your data: Do not sell my personal information.

Franklin Wealth Management employs several professionals with varied degrees and credentials, including that of Certified Financial Planner. As such, we are qualified to discuss and advise on tax and estate planning matters related to reducing taxes and creating an estate plan and implementation. Advisory services are offered through Franklin Wealth Advisory, LLC.

TO VIEW THE CRS FORM, PLEASE CLICK HERE.

Contact

Franklin Wealth Management, LLC

Office: (423) 870-2140
Fax: (423) 870-2164

4700 Hixson Pike
Hixson, TN 37343

info@franklinwm.com

Franklin Wealth Management, LLC. © 2022 All rights reserved.