Socially Responsible Investing (SRI)
Make an Impact with your Investments

Webinar about SRI

Evaluating Sustainable and Socially Responsible Investments:  Learn how to align your investments and your values with Jack Schniepp, CFP on his webinar at Deschutes County Library. Jack Schniepp, the founder of Cascade Financial Strategies, discusses the value of choosing Socially Responsible Investments (SRI) when making a financial plan, with Liz Goodrich from the Deschutes County Library … Read more

Giving Back to the Community

Cascade Financial Strategies is a proud sponsor of NeighborImpact’s annual Foodie Crawl event! I’m looking forward to spending the evening with my wife and friends enjoying the fine food, drink and festivities offered by over a dozen downtown Bend, OR restaurants! This is an awesome way to support a worthy cause and experience Bend’s best … Read more

Millennials, the most “Responsible” generation?

Renewable Energy

An emerging trend among millennials shows a desire to use their money to support causes that bring about change. A recent report by Nuveen Investments from their Annual Responsible Investing Survey found that the vast majority of millennials (92%) say “I care more about having a positive impact on society than doing well financially.” Among … Read more

Top Company rankings related to Conflict Minerals in the DRC

I first heard of the issues surrounding mining in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) at my church nearly a decade ago. Valuable minerals, also known as conflict minerals in this region, are controlled and manipulated by all sides in the DRC’s ongoing civil war. The innocent civilians of the country are the victims … Read more