Recent Posts In: Frustration

The cost of changing the taillight bulb

Author: Russell Holcombe
Screw driver

I was trying to change the taillight bulb in my car this weekend and realized that the head of the screw matched nothing in my toolkit.  The dealership requested $185 to replace the bulb, a price I...

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The Finish Line

Author: Russell Holcombe

None of us are so talented that we don’t need help. Maybe that’s why the below video tugs on me so. Click to watch....

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Circles in the Dark

Author: Russell Holcombe

A blindfolded human being will walk in circles, not a straight line. We hear stories about lost hikers walking in circles for days which seems odd since walking a straight line seems like it should...

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Wisdom from the Cave

Author: Russell Holcombe

At ninety-three, Richard Zimmerman broke out of his nursing home and hitchhiked all the way back home.  He didn’t want what others wanted; he wanted less.  He needed less, and wouldn’t let...

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Welcome to the Only Get Rich Once Blog!

Author: Russell Holcombe

A lot has happened in the three months here at Holcombe Financial. We had a wonderful turnout for our open house. We welcomed Marcia Mayoue to the firm and at the same time showed off our new office....

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Your Home, Your Anchor & Your Memory

Author: Russell Holcombe

Just finished a beautiful drive to the North Georgia Mountains. I visited a client who is selling her home. It isn’t selling.  Whether the price is too high or the fact buyers haven’t come out...

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A Rational Veneer

Author: Russell Holcombe

We are moving our office and I’m in the market for a new flat screen television for our conference room. The choices are numbing. A decision that should be fun has become painful.  So I...

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