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9 Facts About Retirement

9 Facts About Retirement

9 Facts About Retirement Retirement can have many meanings. For some, it will be a time to travel and spend time with family members. For others, it will be a time to start a new business or begin a charitable endeavor. Regardless of what approach you intend to take,...

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Five Most Overlooked Tax Deductions

Five Most Overlooked Tax Deductions

Five Most Overlooked Tax Deductions Who among us wants to pay the IRS more taxes than we have to? While few may raise their hands, Americans regularly overpay because they fail to take tax deductions for which they are eligible. Let’s take a quick look at the five...

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Roth IRA for Kids

Roth IRA for Kids

Roth IRA for Kids Small business owners may find it challenging to find ways to provide additional benefits to their children who work for the company. One often overlooked choice is including a Roth individual retirement account (IRA) as part of their compensation, a...

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A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses

A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses

A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses Chris Rock once remarked, “You don’t pay taxes – they take taxes.” That applies not only to income but also to capital gains. Capital gains result when an individual sells an investment for an amount greater than their purchase...

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Treasure Hunting vs Investing

Treasure Hunting vs Investing

Treasure Hunting vs Investing I am fascinated by treasure hunters. Modern-day treasure hunters are very different from those you see in the old movies. In those movies the treasure hunters search by going where others had success, hoping they can find some too. There...

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White Elephant Inheritance

White Elephant Inheritance

White Elephant Inheritance Have you ever had to deal with a "white elephant"? Not the actual pachyderm, but what Merriam-Webster calls "a property requiring much care and expense yielding little profit" or, more simply, "something of little or no value." Of course,...

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Find That Lost Retirement Account

Find That Lost Retirement Account

Find That Lost Retirement Account Do you have a long-lost retirement account left with a former employer? Maybe it’s been so long that you can’t even remember. With over 24 million “forgotten” 401(k) accounts holding roughly $1.35 trillion in assets, even the most...

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What If Your Kids Decide Against College?

What If Your Kids Decide Against College?

What If Your Kids Decide Against College? As a parent or grandparent, you may have diligently saved money in a 529 account to help fund your child's or grandchild's college education. But what happens if they decide college isn't the right path for them? It's a valid...

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9 Facts About Retirement

9 Facts About Retirement

9 Facts About Retirement Retirement can have many meanings. For some, it will be a time to travel and spend time with family members. For others, it will be a time to start a new business or begin a charitable endeavor. Regardless of what approach you intend to take,...

read more
Five Most Overlooked Tax Deductions

Five Most Overlooked Tax Deductions

Five Most Overlooked Tax Deductions Who among us wants to pay the IRS more taxes than we have to? While few may raise their hands, Americans regularly overpay because they fail to take tax deductions for which they are eligible. Let’s take a quick look at the five...

read more
Roth IRA for Kids

Roth IRA for Kids

Roth IRA for Kids Small business owners may find it challenging to find ways to provide additional benefits to their children who work for the company. One often overlooked choice is including a Roth individual retirement account (IRA) as part of their compensation, a...

read more
A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses

A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses

A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses Chris Rock once remarked, “You don’t pay taxes – they take taxes.” That applies not only to income but also to capital gains. Capital gains result when an individual sells an investment for an amount greater than their purchase...

read more
Treasure Hunting vs Investing

Treasure Hunting vs Investing

Treasure Hunting vs Investing I am fascinated by treasure hunters. Modern-day treasure hunters are very different from those you see in the old movies. In those movies the treasure hunters search by going where others had success, hoping they can find some too. There...

read more
White Elephant Inheritance

White Elephant Inheritance

White Elephant Inheritance Have you ever had to deal with a "white elephant"? Not the actual pachyderm, but what Merriam-Webster calls "a property requiring much care and expense yielding little profit" or, more simply, "something of little or no value." Of course,...

read more
Find That Lost Retirement Account

Find That Lost Retirement Account

Find That Lost Retirement Account Do you have a long-lost retirement account left with a former employer? Maybe it’s been so long that you can’t even remember. With over 24 million “forgotten” 401(k) accounts holding roughly $1.35 trillion in assets, even the most...

read more
What If Your Kids Decide Against College?

What If Your Kids Decide Against College?

What If Your Kids Decide Against College? As a parent or grandparent, you may have diligently saved money in a 529 account to help fund your child's or grandchild's college education. But what happens if they decide college isn't the right path for them? It's a valid...

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