October SMT Meeting

Thursday, October 5th at 7:30 PM

The Ring House
1801 East Jefferson Street
Rockville, MD 20852

Presentation Speaker:

Carolann D. Brown, CFP
Senior Vice President Wealth Management
UBS Financial Services
Honorary SMT Member

 Topic:

Strategies For Disasters – Preparing for Large Event Risks

Please join us for our monthly meeting that will feature Carolann Brown.  Carolann will discuss preparedness for dealing with large event risks, both on personal and portfolio levels.  She will cover what paperwork you need to have to survive a hurricane and well as how to gird your portfolio for various types of event risks.  Don’t miss this detail oriented evening to help you be prepared for the next unexpected event.

If you would like to join our speakers for dinner before the meeting, please send an email to John Nelson (trader@johntnelson.com) before 6:00 PM, Wednesday, October 4th to reserve a seat and be at Almalfi’s, 12307 Wilkins Ave, Rockville, MD by 6:00 PM on Thursday.

Members are reminded we will start collecting dues for 2018 in October.  Members may pay dues by check or cash at the meeting ($45), by credit card at the meeting ($47 total using our mobile reader), or on the SMT web site ($47) using either a credit card or PayPal.  Web site and credit card payments are an additional $2 to cover SMT online banking costs.  Dues increased to $45 in 2018. New members may join at anytime for the same due and their membership will be valid to 12 months after the date of payment.

Going forward, Dennis A. Kranyak, SMT President, will be on Carolann Brown’s radio show on WCRN News Talk Radio AM 830 from 10:00 – 11:00 AM, Thursdays, each week, and will cover his market indicators the second half of the show from 10:30 – 11:00 AM. (Note: these dates and times have changed from those originally posted) For those outside the Boston area, you can listen to the show live on line by going to www.wcrnradio.com and clicking on the “Listen Live” icon on the upper right of the home page.  Be sure to allow for some time to set up your computer prior to the start of the broadcast.  Carolann is the speaker at our October 5th meeting.

 A reminder, our meeting will be held in the downstairs social hall and we will have high speed WiFi available.

If you missed any of our meetings since June 5th, 2014, members can log on to the SMT web site and view the video of the meeting presentation in addition to downloading the presentation. Go to the “Resources” menu tab, then select “Meeting Videos”

SMT logo coffee mugs will be available for purchase at the meeting, $5 for members, $7.50 for non-members.  If you are a member and have not picked up your SMT lapel pin, see Sondra Katz at the meeting. The new SMT logo Power Bricks will be available for sale to members for $15, $17.50 for non-members.  We will also have the new SMT logo golf shirts, for $25.