Hurricane Season: Home, Family and Financial Planning Tips

Hurricane season officially began on June 1, and it runs through Nov. 30. So get ready now, in the calm before the storms.

Hurricane-driven waves pound the coast.
(Image credit: Getty Images)

Believe it or not, hurricane season is here. Preparing early while you have the time can save you the stress of having to panic when a storm is right around the corner. The need for preparation couldn’t be clearer in the wake of the gasoline panic buying we’ve just witnessed after the recent pipeline hack, and who could forget the run on toilet paper at the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak?

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Roxanne Alexander, CFP®, CAIA, AIF®, ADPA®
Senior Financial Adviser, Evensky & Katz/Foldes Financial Wealth Management

Roxanne Alexander is a senior financial adviser with Evensky & Katz/Foldes Financial handling client analysis on investments, insurance, annuities, college planning and developing investment policies. Prior to this, she was a senior vice president at Evensky & Katz working with both individual and institutional clients. She has a bachelor’s in accounting and business management from the University of the West Indies, she received an MBA at the University of Miami in finance and investments.