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Freeing Financial Clutter

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District Capital’s Shanna Due shares how to get organized and free yourself from financial clutter.  

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Pros and Cons of Robo-Advisors

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Watch the video below to learn about the pros and cons about using Robo-Advisors. Hire District Capital in Washington, DC as your holistic financial planner.

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Myths about Women and Money

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There are many myths about women and money. It’s time for us to talk about them, sort out the truth from fiction and get in charge of our money. Video by Shanna Due, CFP Hire District Capital in Washington, DC as your holistic financial planner.

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Greatest Investment You Can Ever Make

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Watch the video and learn the greatest investment you can ever make. Hire District Capital in Washington, DC as your holistic financial planner.

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How to Get Rid of Your Student Loans

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Watch the video below for some avenues available to you for getting rid of your student loans!   Learn more at!

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Tips to Increase Your Credit Score

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Learn practical tips on how to get a credit score of 800 and above. Learn more at!

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5 Steps to Retire in Your 40s

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In this video, I outline the five main steps that FIRE advocates take in order to retire early. FIRE stands for Financial Independence, Retire Early. I also share my personal thoughts about their approach. Enjoy!  

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Furloughed? 4 Tips to Survive the Shutdown Debacle


It’s tough not getting a paycheck. We have several clients who work for the government. Some of them have been furloughed as a result of the government shutdown. While some have ample emergency funds that they can use to tide them over, others don’t. About 29% of American households have less than $1,000 in savings. Their […]

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When Markets Fall, Do This

Anatomy of Market Declines & Recoveries

In a matter of four weeks, the global stock market has dropped by about 10%. Should you be worried? Sam, one of our clients, called me the other day. He is typically calm, rational and not afraid of opportunities. But he sounded tense. He just saw his accounts drop in value in the thousands. He […]

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Do You Make These 5 Money Mistakes?


You must learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t possibly live long enough to make them all yourself. – Samuel Levenson I will confess. I’ve had my own share of financial mistakes. When I was new to the investing world, I decided to buy call options. It had the potential to generate immense returns, […]

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