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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Medicare has four parts; A, B, C and D which often times can be confusing. Having a clear understanding of them are critical in making the correct decision around your retirement healthcare. We are going to break them down below as...

 

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

This has certainly been a year for the ages and at times has felt like 2 or 3 years have already passed in 2020. However, life continues to move along, albeit in many different ways then we are used to, but we will still have a...

 

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Often, we are asked, “What is the best type of savings account for my teenager?” There are a handful of account types designed to benefit young adults whether it be for future college expenses, a down payment on a house, or...

 

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Stock Market Returns During a Re-Election Year Presidential election years always lead to heightened anxiety among investors as they weigh the potential pros and cons of a red or blue candidate being elected. This year is no different,...

 

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Between the recent market volatility and the heightened health and safety concerns that many people are experiencing, it is natural and to be expected that investors have questions about their retirement accounts. A few months ago,...

 

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Friday, April 24, 2020

According to the Social Security administration, the number of retirees claiming social security early had been on the decline for some time leading up to 2007. That was before the global financial crisis occurred from 2007-2009, in...

 

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

The investor playbook is to always follow your investment plan. The only thing worse than not having a plan, is abandoning the one you have. The stock market has already suffered declines similar to those associated with recessions....

 

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

SECURE Act Changes You Need to Know About The SECURE Act is finally here and officially law now starting in January 2020. The bill has had wide bipartisan support for some time, and it was finally slipped into the December budget...

 

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Most Popular Strategies from New Tax Code: Bunching Charitable Contributions Part 3 of 3 The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) tax bill will be in its 3rd year in 2020, for a total of only 7 years. The new tax law has created a very...

 

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Most Popular Strategies from New Tax Code: Qualified Charitable Distributions (QCD’s) Part 2 of 3 In part 1 of this 3-part series we spoke about how great Roth Conversions are under the new tax code and why now is a fantastic...

 

Monday, November 18, 2019

Part 1 of 3 We are well into the second half of the year in 2019 which means it is time to start thinking about what year end planning needs to be done. There are some VERY popular strategies that have come from the new tax code but...