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Over 25 Years Helping People Reach Their Financial Goals

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The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.

Lesser Known Provisions of the SECURE Act

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Choices for Your 401(k) at a Former Employer

Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.

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Learn all about Medicare basics in this informative and insightful article.

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Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.

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Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.

Home Mortgage Deduction

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How Compound Interest Works

Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.

Federal Income Tax

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Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

Your Cash Flow Statement

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Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

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In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.

What to Do When You Lose Your Wallet

Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.

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There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.

Social Security: By the Numbers

Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.

Suddenly Single: 3 Steps to Take Now

Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.

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