WWBC Online Conference

The Western Women’s Business Center will be holding their 6th annual business conference November 18th and 19th on digital platforms. They will use keynote talks, breakouts, panel discussions, creative sessions, and interactive activities to explore what it means to truly have women at the entrepreneurial table now and what the local, regional, and global trends are.  Our very own Laura … Read More

WomanUp Virtual Workshop

The Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting Part 3 of the WomanUP Whole-person Wellness Series on October 22nd from 9-10:30am.  Part 1 and 2 focused on Mental and Physical Wellness, but to complete the series, this offering will be exploring financial wellness with Laura Webb, of Webb Investment Services; Avril Pinder the Buncombe County Manager; and Jane Hatley … Read More

Smokies Cup Announcement

For the 2nd year Webb Investment Services proudly sponsored an all-female team for the Smokies Cup on September 18, 2020 at Biltmore Sporting Clays Club. Our team was named the Double Barrell Divas and could be identified by our pick caps. You can see that we had great weather and lots of fun and even came in 6th in our … Read More

2020 Election Commentary, How Have the Markets Responded to Previous Elections?

We know that US Presidential Elections can be divisive and unsettling, this year will be no exception. But when it comes to investing, we recommend continuing to have a long-term focus, this can position you for a brighter future regardless of the outcome at the polls. We have seen that over-reacting to the short-term volatility during an election cycle can … Read More

So Now You’re In Charge

2020 has presented us with formidable challenges, some have changed our lives forever. Maybe you have found yourself suddenly in charge of all the decisions, including the major financial ones that could change your life if you aren’t prudent in your planning. If you have found yourself in a financial transition, such as divorce, loss of a spouse, or inheriting … Read More

The Basics of Social Security Webinar with Faith Doyle, MBA, CFP®

The Basics of Social Security Planning in 2020 Social Security is still a major part of income for retirees in America. In 2020 for 2 out of 3 retirees it makes up about 50% of their total income needs. Are you confident in what strategy works best for you in your unique situation? Do you understand the implications and consequences … Read More

Webb Investment Services Office and COVID-19 Update

We hope you and your family are safe and well.  We want to let you know about an update to our office hours.  One person will be physically working in the office each day Monday – Thursday from 8:30 am – 5 pm and Fridays 8:30 am – 1 pm to make sure our processes are working to support you.  … Read More

10 Common Scams and How to Avoid Them

10 Common Scams and How to Avoid Them Lifestyle and Technology January 07, 2020 Familiarize yourself with these common swindles, often targeting retirees. As we age, we may become more susceptible to fraudsters who make a living preying on retirees. This can be especially true for widows and widowers who are making decisions alone and may be particularly trusting of … Read More

Mixed Results in June; Tech Stocks Continue to Perform

 Mixed Results in June; Tech Stocks Continue to Outperform The equity market rose back into positive territory year-to-date in June but was tempered by emerging coronavirus cases as states slackened their isolation orders, ending with a near flat month after three months of sustained rebound from the March 23 low. The COVID-19 pandemic continues to drive fiscal and monetary policy, … Read More