Sims Insights

Hollywood FL’s Margaritaville Hotel Project
November 20, 2014

A Sims’ financed project in Hollywood FL is well on its way to completion. Its purpose? Escape from your daily pressures and live life Jimmy Buffett-style.


Planning for a Peaceful End-of-Life
November 13, 2014

Most people would rather not think or talk about it, but discussions about end-of-life issues are becoming more common. Perhaps it is a result of our increasing longevity, coupled with the higher risk of dementia and other illnesses that could hinder decision-making at life’s end, that has prompted more people to plan ahead.


Election 2014 Provides Surprises
November 06, 2014

California’s upgrade is a rare instance when voter-approved law has directly resulted in a bond rating upgrade, and the new Republican Congress is not expected to impact tax exemption for municipal bond investors.


Elections And Their Impact On Municipal Bonds
October 30, 2014

Let me be direct and to the point: The only times elections may have a short term or immediate impact and increased risk to bondholders are if an issuer has voter approval to issue an unusually large amount of bonds.


Life After An Alzheimer’s Diagnosis: What Happens Next
October 23, 2014

Every 67 seconds, someone in the United States receives the devastating diagnosis that they have Alzheimer’s. Alzheimer’s is a disease that knows no bounds when it comes to age, ethnicity, gender, or socioeconomic background.

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