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Wednesday, May 1, 2024

I am constantly looking for ways to learn and expand my horizon and these authors and visionaries have inspired me. Take a look at this top ten list (in no particular order) that I put together.

Monday, April 1, 2024

As we draw closer to November, we can expect a flurry of political activity with the Presidential Election quickly approaching. Get ready for the familiar sights of campaign ads on the radio and TV, patriotic yard signs, and direct...

Friday, March 1, 2024

As we move into the springtime, it’s a great opportunity to review your financial plans and look in to ways to enhance your retirement savings. One key aspect to think about is transferring your 401(k) to an Individual Retirement...

Thursday, February 1, 2024

In today's digitally driven world, protecting your personal and financial information is more crucial than ever. With the rise of cyber threats and data breaches, implementing robust security measures is essential to safeguarding your ...

Monday, January 1, 2024

As we embark on a new year, it is the perfect time to reflect on your financial goals and make positive changes to help protect your financial well-being. In this post, we will discuss key strategies to help you develop better money habits.

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Friday, December 1, 2023

With January quickly approaching and the promise of a brand-new year, its an excellent time to make those retirement planning tweaks you've been thinking about. Let's discuss all the possibilities that the updated cost of living adjustment.

Wednesday, November 1, 2023

In this blog, we'll explore how giving back can help your tax return and discuss some tips for making the most out of your donations.

Sunday, October 1, 2023

Are you considering a divorce or perhaps going through a separation and anxiously anticipating what comes next? Divorce is an emotionally challenging and financially complex experience. We are here to help.

Friday, September 1, 2023

Securing financial stability can be a unique challenge for women due to specific circumstances they face. Here are a few things women can do to stay on the right financial track.

Thursday, August 3, 2023

In June, we wrote a blog about the top retirement tips. Now, we want to add on to that piece and talk about expectations and what you can do to make sure your expectations match your reality.

Monday, July 10, 2023

Summer is the perfect time to enjoy the great outdoors, spend quality time with your loved ones, take a break from work and embark on exciting vacations. However, without proper planning, summer expenses can quickly add up.

Thursday, June 15, 2023

In this blog, we aim to provide a comprehensive summary of recent market developments and outline the potential impact on your financial future. By delving into this topic, we can gain a clearer understanding of how it may affect us.

Thursday, June 8, 2023

As financial advisors, we frequently speak with people who are approaching retirement. While some individuals are well-prepared, others may experience apprehension, and not just from the financial perspective. Retirement is a significant li

Tuesday, May 16, 2023

As we draw closer to summer, we are quickly approaching hurricane season. Our community has already experienced the severe effects of flooding and storms this year, and our goal is to help prepare you for this upcoming hurricane season.

Friday, April 7, 2023

Learn how to take your personal finances to the next level by managing them like a business. Prioritizing financial wellness is more critical than ever, and our team is here to help you achieve it.

Tuesday, March 21, 2023

Understanding your money personality can be helpful in shaping your approach to spending, saving, and investing. Here we highlight seven different types.

Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Money talk may not be the most romantic, but it's an essential conversation to have in your relationship! Avoid the stress that differing views on money can bring by improving your financial compatibility.

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Unexpected health events can be costly, which is why it is important to consider the implications of not having a long-term care (LTC) plan in place. We'd love to help you get intentional with your future and wealth.

Thursday, December 15, 2022

How each individual views personal finances is determined by a variety of things: where we grew up, how our parents viewed money, and, importantly, the times we live in & the stage of life we’re at. Let's see how the generations view money.

Friday, November 18, 2022

Tax-loss harvesting may be able to help you reduce taxes now and in the future. Tax-loss harvesting allows you to sell investments that are down, replace them with reasonably similar investments, and then offset realized...

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

As the saying goes: "expect the unexpected." While it may be difficult to imagine a hurricane significantly impacting your life, it is always best to stay prepared. This blog will give you tips to help you weather the storm.

Monday, October 3, 2022

Mid-terms are coming. Months of stock market ups and downs coupled with rising interest rates and inflation have many Americans feeling fearful as we head into November. However, a quick look at history should do much to calm your nerves.

Monday, September 19, 2022

Losing a loved one is one of the most difficult transitions we will face in our lives. Having a professional financial advisor you trust can be critical in the days and months following a loss and can assist in keeping your wealth intact.

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

So far 2022 has been a very trying time for many in the markets. We are in the process of working through a market cycle. The past 10 years plus have been rife with pullbacks, corrections, recession and now inflation. Keeping in mind...

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Seniors lose between 27 billion to 37 billion dollars per year[i] to fraudsters, scammers, and theft. What we also know is that there are an estimated 5,000,000 fraud cases per year of which only 200,000 get reported.

Monday, February 14, 2022

Finances touch so many different aspects of our lives.  And it’s important that when we experience changes that we reflect on our financial plans and make any necessary shifts. A job change can alter many areas-here is our short list.

Friday, January 7, 2022

YOUR 4% WITHDRAWAL STRATEGY MAY NOT BE ENOUGH Get the Tax Guidance You Need to Help Live the Retirement You Desire There’s a lot of concern among industry experts about whether the popular 4% withdrawal rule can provide enough income...

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

As financial advisors we get to know people not only on a professional level but also a personal level. It is vital to know our clients, their lifestyles, and their awareness of financial topics, more specifically their financial...

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Watching the stock market last week might have felt a bit like riding a roller coaster. The week started with a sharp sell-off based on concerns that financial difficulties of debt-laden China could spread to other parts of the global...

Thursday, September 9, 2021

You might have heard some good news about Social Security benefits recently. It is now projected that benefits will increase 6.1% in 2022, which would be the most significant increase since 1983.1,2 The official announcement is...

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

In a previous blog, I highlighted four stages of an investor’s lifecycle and the factors that could compromise financial security during retirement if not planned for in advance. Even if you properly prepared for longer life...

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Tax Planning for the Biden AdministrationPotential Strategies to Combat Increased Taxes Many individuals are stuck in a holding pattern as they wait to see what impact the Biden Administration will have on tax regulations. The...

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

In the world of financial planning, there are four common stages of an investor’s lifecycle. Planning Accumulation Distribution Legacy In the planning phase, you’re considering the investment products and processes to save...

Monday, June 14, 2021

In a previous blog, we dipped our toes into the world of behavioral finance by looking at what investors give up by giving into loss aversion. However, today I’d like to cover two other biases that can have consequences for your...

Monday, May 17, 2021

In the world of psychology, ‘loss aversion’ is the tendency to prefer avoiding a loss over acquiring an equivalent gain. People often cling to what’s safe, familiar, predictable – because we believe losing...

Monday, April 26, 2021

For many people, reading about the stock market and investment products can seem like decoding a foreign language. However, a smart investment strategy and long-term commitment can play a significant role in pursuing your financial...

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

If there’s one thing we’ve come to expect from 2020, it’s the unexpected. Since COVID19 altered our daily lives in early March, there have been high highs and very low lows, and more volatility should be anticipated...