Is it safe to say that Spring has finally arrived? That was a long Winter. The end of which comes with tax season. Come on May flowers!

Markets bounced around a lot more in the first quarter of 2018 than they did at any time in 2017. How were our returns?

How were our returns relative to their benchmarks? What are benchmarks?!

Our Coach’s Corner section explains what benchmarks are, how we use them to determine how our core holdings are doing and provide real -life return examples for our holdings during Q1 2018. Easy to read, very insightful!

Sharmon’s Notes talks about the new online access that is now operational. The same Username and Passwords apply keeping things simple!

With Spring having sprung, many of us are happy to get back outside and enjoying much more sun, fresh air and exercise!

The Japanese are some of the longest living in the world and our Health Focus section has some wise words to help us all enjoy life a little more.

We moved investment performance data to the back of the newsletter. This shows you the short and long term returns of all of our core holdings – relative of course to benchmarks!