About Maureen Crimmins

Maureen Crimmins is co-founder of Crimmins Wealth Management and a fee-only independent financial advisor. Have a financial question? ASK MAUREEN

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Happy Thanksgiving 2017

Do you ever wish you can go back in time?  Not to change the way things turned out or make different choices, but to experience the wonderful memories that you have of a time and a place. This Thanksgiving we are doing just that.  For a number of years we celebrated Thanksgiving at our vacation […]

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Determine Your Cost Basis When Selling Your Home

Buying a house is an important step in your life. Typically you buy a house and then make it your home.  The specific details were chosen by you and the changes and improvements which were made over the years have made this home uniquely yours.  Selling a home that you have lived in for many […]

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Choosing a Paint Color

One of my favorite television channels is Home and Garden television or better known as HGTV.  The various shows center on decorating or re-imagining living spaces.  I can spend hours watching the different hosts tackle projects and successfully re-invent the spaces from beginning to end. As the decorating comes to a conclusion the house is […]

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Some Tips for Living Longer

Recently I came across an article in AARP magazine that highlighted 50 Great Ways to Live Longer. Many  of the tips were related to your health and how to increase your chances of a longer life by eating well, exercising and taking better care of yourself. However, there were a few that highlighted some interesting […]

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Focus on What Matters

I am a bit of a control freak. I do not like to admit it, but I do not like the feeling of not being in control. I can hide this character flaw at times, though I know that those who know me best are fully award of my compulsion to control my environment and […]

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Saying Goodbye is Never Easy

One of the most difficult acts that one can do is to make the decision to say goodbye to their pet.  As many of you know, Taxi, our Labrador retriever, has been an integral part of our family for the past fourteen years.  She was a sweet, loving and smart dog who brought joy and […]

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Tooth Fairy and Market Success

There are many aspects of parenting that are fun and easy and some that are not.  I am ashamed to say that Dan and I had a difficulty with an integral part of parenting…..being the tooth fairy! How can it be that two grown adults cannot remember that their child had lost a tooth and […]

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Dan Crimmins Named on Investopedia 100 List of Influential Financial Advisors

Investopedia, an online source of trusted financial information and services, announced on June 27, 2017 their inaugural INVESTOPEDIA 100, a ranking of the top 100 influential financial advisors based on social, digital and event clout.  We are proud to announce that Dan Crimmins of Crimmins Wealth Management LLC was on their list. Investopedia – powered […]

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Happy Independence Day!

Happy Independence Day!

Independence Day is the celebration of our country’s birthday! Our Declaration of Independence was a historical moment and one that is cherished and celebrated with picnics, barbeques, fireworks, hot dogs and apple pie! It is a great day to wear red, white and blue and to proudly wave the American flag. What does it mean to […]

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Summer is for Reading

One of the best things about the summer is the ability to get lost in a good book. Whether you spend your time at the beach or the lake, the time for sun, relaxation and a great book to read is upon us. It brings back fond memories of the library reading club which I […]

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