Walk & Roll

Coldstream fielded a team of supporters for the recent 2nd Annual Green Lake Walk & Roll event. Evidence of the tremendous grass roots community support was found in the bushels of homemade tamales, the plentiful supply of water bottles and balloons, the dozens of donuts...

The Impact of Monetary Policy on Investing

When making investments on behalf of our clients our views are being shaped by monetary policies both in the U.S. and abroad. The Taylor Rule A number of years ago John Taylor, a Stanford professor and noted economist, came up with a formula to guide...

Retirement Income Tax Strategies

Retirement, finally!  The time has come to stop working and start enjoying your retirement.  Over the years, you’ve made significant contributions to your retirement account, you have other assets, and, of course, Social Security at some point.  But, like most things, the transition from Saver...

Entering the Final Quarter of 2012…

As we highlighted in the spring, 2012 has been a good year for the financial markets, equities in particular, and has exhibited much less overall market volatility than 2011.  Although there were no significant year-over-year gains for equity markets in calendar 2011 from the prior...

Walk and Roll Event

Come join Coldstream team members for the 2nd annual Walk and Roll event held at Seattle’s Greenlake Park on Saturday October, 6th 2012.   This is our second year teaming up with the Spinal Cord Injury Association of Washington. SCIAW is the Washington State organization for...

“Standing in the Gap” support from Coldstream

Coldstream team members Hilary, Susan, Carolyn, James, Vince and Kevin have had the opportunity to attend the annual Recovery Cafe event ‘Standing in the Gap’ for the past several years. Introduced to us by a client, the Cafe offers a safe haven for those struggling...