Abacus Wealth Partners may be the only advisory firm in the country with an unabashed Buddhist orientation.
Co-founders Spencer Sherman and Brent Kessel are practicing Buddhists, and Sherman leads a daily 9 a.m. meditation session that anyone in the firm can join. There’s a dedicated room in the firm’s Santa Monica, Calif., offices for yoga and meditation. The firm advertises in Buddhist publications, and Sherman teaches at the Spirit Rock Meditation Center. One of his recent blog posts was titled “5 Mindfulness Practices That Change How We Relate to Money.” … Read the full article here….