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‘Tis the season to give and get back! Americans give billions of dollars to charitable organizations throughout the year. While most of us know that you can get a tax deduction from giving, do you know how to maximize that tax deduction? In this guide, you’ll how to maximize your tax deductions when giving to...
Far too often, retirement funds fall short of where they should be and most people confirm they don’t know the steps to take to fast track their retirement. We want to empower you to fast-track your retirement savings regardless of how much your account balance is today. In this guide, you’ll learn about… Fast Track Basics Set a...
As your life and your goals change, so will your portfolio. From your asset allocation to how much cash you have stashed away, there are guidelines to help make sure your portfolio is optimized wherever you are in life. Understanding the basics of portfolio management can help make sure you’re maximizing the potential of your...
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Having a balanced portfolio is crucial when it comes to investing. Bonds are an essential part of that, playing a crucial role in keeping an investment portfolio diversified. Bonds act as a stabilizer because of their fixed income, limited volatility, and tendency to rise in value when the market is under stress. Understanding the basics […]
Starting to save money can be overwhelming, and many times, be a difficult step to take. By looking at the benefits of saving, the payoff can be substantial. It’s called the financial compound effect. Understanding how it works and putting it into effect for your financial plan can make a big difference during retirement. In […]
Your child getting into college is a very exciting time, but finding out the cost and figuring out how you can afford it can be quite overwhelming. Get schooled on the ABC’s of college funding as we answer some of the important questions about how to fund your kid’s college expenses without derailing your plans […]
What are the prospects for inflation right now? Is higher inflation likely, or is it possible that weaker economic growth is a bigger risk? If higher inflation does come about, what does that mean for market returns? We answer some of these important questions about inflation and its impact on investors. In this guide, you’ll learn […]
In March 2021, the American Rescue Plan Act became law, providing additional relief for those impacted by COVID-19. The bill gave aid to the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. In this guide, you’ll learn about… Recovery Rebates Enhancements to the Child Tax Credit Enhancements to the Child and Dependent Care […]
Did you know that tax planning and strategy implementation needs to occur prior to December 31st? Most tax strategies are only available during the tax year so don’t wait! This tax checklist covers the important tax items that you need to collect and strategies you might want to implement before the year-end. This checklist includes: […]
Do you want to pursue a better investment experience? Our comprehensive guide highlights 10 key decisions that can help investors effectively target long-term wealth in the capital markets. Learn what strategies can help you improve your odds of success and set you up for long-term success. In this guide, you’ll learn… How to let markets […]
After a lifetime of saving, making the transition to retirement means facing a whole new set of challenges. Today’s retirees face a retirement landscape that is very different from the one their parents saw. Americans are living longer and enjoying active lifestyles, and may need to rely on their retirement strategies for longer. The key information […]
The word “taxes” may not be on the top of everyone’s list of favorite things to address. But, with some forward-looking preparations, managing your taxes does not have to be burdensome with the help of this tax planning guide. In this guide, you’ll learn… Important Tax Deadlines 2021 Tax Brackets Tax Issues & Updates for […]
Like physical fitness, financial fitness requires consistent action across long periods of time. But the exact steps to take vary depending on your age and stage of life. Cracking the Financial Code at Any Age lays out areas to focus on throughout your financial journey. Whether you’re just starting out, in the middle of your career, or rapidly […]