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Friday, September 3, 2021

1-Minute Video: Too many retirees believe that they don’t have to do any planning in retirement.

Thursday, August 12, 2021

Headlines are looking grim again, so let's pause and take stock. Why are the headlines terrible? Because the media loves drama. This is not news to you or me or anyone who pays attention. The 24-hour news cycle is there to whip up...

Friday, July 16, 2021

1-Minute Video: A question we’re commonly asked is, “Is it possible to drastically reduce taxes in retirement, or even eliminate them? It’s possible, but you must start planning before you retire. Many people...

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

1-Minute Video: A retirement income plan is needed because life changes in retirement. Your retirement plan should account for every year in retirement, even past your life expectancy. For each year, make a list for you and your spouse that

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Are you tired of hearing about taxes? Me too. But here we are. Let's dive in. So, we've got dueling infrastructure bills, plus a big proposed budget with lots of spending (and higher taxes inside). That's a lot of expensive legislation...

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Friday, June 4, 2021

1-Minute Video: Statistics say there is a seventy percent chance that you or your spouse will experience a need for long-term care! Long-term care includes a range of services and supports you may need to meet your personal care needs....

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

How much inflation can the country afford before we’re in trouble? Let’s discuss. First, let’s get on the same page about some basics. If you’ve noticed the price of a thing increasing over time (say, your...

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

1-Minute Video: People often ask us, “How long will it take to double my money?” You can find the answer with the rule of 72. Here’s how it works. Compounding interest is the interest you earn on a growing amount of...

Monday, April 26, 2021

The Shred Party What should you get rid of and hold on to? When and why? If a shred party happens to spring up in your area, you may want to mark your calendar. For many years, shred parties, where a business or organization hosts...

Thursday, April 22, 2021

There’s a lot going on in the world right now. There’s usually a lot going on in life... at work... in the family. Sometimes, we need to take a step back and ask the big questions: What’s my purpose? What am I here to...

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

1-Minute Video: What are annuities and how do they work? Annuities are both a savings and an income investment that pays out over a period of time. It’s actually a steam of income you can’t outlive. An annuity is a flexible...

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

1-Minute Video: If you’re nearing retirement, you may need to consider asset allocation in a different way. Be aware that asset allocation cannot eliminate the risk of fluctuating prices and uncertain returns. When you were...