Springfield, Missouri is a unique place. It’s large enough to feel like a “big” city at times, yet has a very much hometown feel. I find it somewhat funny that many people work with an advisor employed by a large corporation, when there are locally owned advisory businesses in Springfield, Mo. I was born and […]
About Cooper Mitchell
Cooper Mitchell is an Entrepreneur, Jesus Freak, CrossFitter, Family Man, and a Modern Renaissance Man.
When he's not helping people plan for a better financial future as an Investment Advisor with Dane Financial, LLC he can be found spending time with his family, tinkering in the garage (as his wife would say), lifting heavy things, reading, and loving life.
Entries by Cooper Mitchell
Don’t wake up with regrets from the past. Don’t worry about what you’re going to do, or be sad of things you’ve done. There are new mercies awaiting you everyday. The only choice you need to make is whether to accept them or not. The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; his mercies never come […]
There’s this idea today that you have to fit a certain mold. That to reach a certain level of success, you have to be like the person who has that success. This is a notion that I completely reject. Why do I reject it? People want to do business with real people. Not this robotic […]
There was a time during the early 2000’s when investing in technology was at a peak. Brokers would cold call average investors all over the country, offer the latest, greatest technology stock offering and get more yes’s than ever before. Since that time, things have changed, dramatically. Brokers cold calling has pretty much come to […]
Ahh, variable annuities. An investment touted by some (typically advisors) as the greatest investment ever, and by others as the worst. Well my friends, there’s a reason the variable annuity is talked on so much, and it isn’t simply because of how great it is. Really, the reason you hear so much about it, is […]
Mark Driscoll. Just the name alone brings about an array of emotions, emotions that vary among Christians on a similar scale as who they vote for in elections. He’s polarizing, he’s brash, he’s doing God’s work. How I Was Introduced to Mark Driscoll When I began developing my own relationship with Christ, Mark was a man who […]
“Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have, for he has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.” – Hebrews 13:5 Being content is a positive thing. Not only for your current well being, but also for your future. Something I find the older I get […]
When our great, great grandchildren exit their flying amphibious cars in the distant future, many will look at Warren Buffett’s returns and believe he was a myth. Well the man, the myth, the legend known as the Oracle of Omaha is real, and he’s alive right now (as I write this.) Because we are alive […]
The first step when it comes to starting a business is to pursue. What do I mean by pursue? I mean pursue your dream like a tiger stalking its prey, like a ship seeking it’s harbor, like a golf ball seeking it’s hole. PURSUE! Move after your dream of starting a business with a vengeance […]
Everybody at sometime in their life will find themselves in a moral dilemma. They were perceived to have done something special, even though it was the work of somebody else. What should you do in this situation? Well, to put simply, give credit where credit is due; there’s a few reasons for this: The first […]