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Motor City Office
Auburn Hills, MI

Motor City

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Franklin, TN

Music City

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Budd, Melone & Company Education Center

A collection of insights and resources to explain wealth planning and wealth management simply

The Financial Literacy Crisis
Beyond curiosity is an educated investor

Behavioral Investing

What is Behavioral Investing?

It May Be Time for a Financial Checkup
Does your portfolio match your goals?

Resource Center

Your field guide to financial freedom

Insights Delivered to You
Weekly market commentary delivered to your inbox

Our Blog

News and views with Joe and Lou


Take a closer look


Learn principles and strategies

Estate Management

Planning and distribution of your wealth


Protecting your loved ones


Tax management guidance


Take a money management approach


Enjoy the journey

How to Choose a Financial Advisor

Four criteria to choosing a financial advisor

Tax Resources

Explanations and forms


Guide to investment language

Life in a Box

A simplified view of your portfolio