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2019 Per Stirling North Austin Shred Event

Per Stirling North Austin spent this past Friday the 13th shredding financial documents and and eating shredded barbecue sandwiches. A grand turnout of 27 clients joined our advisors and staff for Rudy’s BBQ, Tiff’s Treats cookies, and custom Per Stirling artisanal chocolates from Chocolaterie Tessa. Clients brought Per Stirling bags full of financial documents to […]



Per Stirling Volunteers! – Back to School

Per Stirling kicked off the start of the new school year by donating funds and school supplies to students and classrooms. Supplies were contributed to the TruWest Back-to-School Supply Drive, while advisors and staff also gave to local classrooms and neighborhood drives. TruWest Credit Union’s drive benefits children attending Baty Elementary in the Del Valle […]





Helping Aging Parents

As your parents age, they will probably need more help from you. It’s important to consider your ability to provide the help they need, especially if they’re experiencing financial trouble. Are your parents dealing with debt? Are your parents current on their mortgage payments? Do they have large, unexpected medical bills? According to the Employee […]



Per Stirling Volunteers! – BookSpring!

Literacy – the ability to read and write – is the foundation for a child’s success in the world.  A child’s early years are critical in developing lifelong learning potential that set them up for not only their education, but everything else in life.  According to Save the Children, more than 60% of low-income families […]



Per Stirling Capital Outlook – July 2019

A Wall Street analyst recently referred, in a CNBC interview, to the current stock market as a “wild west market” due to his reasonable observation that investors are ignoring the world’s many risks and are “throwing caution to the wind”.  However, while we believe that he makes a valid point, we think that it is […]



Per Stirling Volunteers! – Austin Pets Alive

Small businesses are an essential part of the communities in which they live and work. Per Stirling Capital Management is excited to announce we have begun a monthly initiative to impact our community, one organization at a time! To kick off our monthly community initiative, Per Stirling came together to support Austin Pets Alive (APA) […]



Per Stirling Makes The FT 300 Ranking

Per Stirling was founded almost a decade ago based upon the premise that, “if you take outrageously good care of your clients and treat the members of your team like family, everything else will take care of itself”. Over the years, this rather unique founding philosophy has brought Per Stirling some notable recognition on both […]



How Much Should You Be Paying For Mutual Fund Ratios?

Morningstar, whose mission is to empower investors, just came out with their U.S. Fund Fee Study and shared several good insights, which I will highlight here: The asset-weighted average expense ratio for U.S. open-end mutual funds and exchange-traded funds was 0.48%. “Investors are increasingly seeking to minimize investment costs, which has led them to favor […]



Austin Business Journal’s Best Places to Work in Austin Award

Every year, Austin Business Journal (ABJ) reviews businesses and determines what makes them such great places to work. ABJ holds a themed luncheon to announce the winners of the awards. This year was Kentucky Derby themed, so employees of Per Stirling got festive and arrived in their derby attire, floppy hats and all. On June […]