Blog Posting By Tag: Risk Management

Posted: Nov 09, 2017
On any typical day, one can freely access leading websites from smart phones, cull through personalized news services, and review all sorts of history, social media and shared information – all by tacitly accepting the many algorithms that track our... Read More...
Posted: Nov 08, 2017
Much has been written in recent months about the Equifax breach and at Sand Hill we have spent a great deal of effort educating our clients on how best to protect themselves in light of this disclosure. With a bevy of your Personal Identifiable... Read More...
Posted: Nov 07, 2017
In the wake of the recent massive data breach at Equifax, just about everyone is currently mindful of the importance of protecting their personal identity; and many have already taken precautions to review, monitor and secure their own sensitive... Read More...
Posted: Oct 16, 2017
Awards of company stock in any form are a meaningful and commonplace way for employers to compensate their valued employees beyond their regular salaries. But all too often — as a result of this generally welcome benefit — we see investors accepting... Read More...
Posted: Oct 13, 2017
It is not unusual here in Silicon Valley for employers to offer their employees the opportunity to acquire company stock as an investment alternative in their 401(k) plans. Employees may acquire equity shares using pre-tax dollars, or even better,... Read More...
Posted: Sep 01, 2017
Nonqualified Deferred Compensation (NQDC) Plans are a benefit often offered by corporations to high ranking executives, usually Directors and above. They are distinctly different from qualified retirement plans such as pensions or 401(k)s, and since... Read More...
Posted: Aug 02, 2017
You catch your flight, arrive at your destination, get to the car rental counter — eager to get a vehicle and get on with your vacation — and then, you get asked the dreaded question: “Do you want insurance coverage on your rental vehicle?”  ... Read More...
Posted: Jul 05, 2017
Entrepreneurs are some of the busiest people on the planet.  Their responsibilities seem endless and their time is short.  When the “going gets tough and the tough get going,” having solid foundational financial plans for your business and... Read More...
Posted: May 03, 2017
It used to be that earthquake insurance in California had to be offered by the same company that underwrote one’s regular homeowners policy.  Then in 1994, the devastating Northridge earthquake literally shook up the entire industry, and... Read More...
Posted: Mar 23, 2017
Good news: It’s only March and your tax return has been filed!  Bad news: It wasn’t by you.  It’s a problem that is all too common these days and one that unfortunately could affect you this tax season.  You try to file your tax... Read More...

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