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Saving and properly investing money tends to be the focus for people as they work toward retiring. But once you get into the retirement critical zone (within 10 to 15 years of retiring), the focus should include a withdrawal strategy. The strategy can help you keep more of what you’ve earned by timing when and...
Are you wrestling with your taxes and getting body slammed? Taxes are often not part of many people’s financial plan, an oversight that can cost you tens of thousands of dollars if it isn’t. Taxes can knock you out – you have to know the moves to keep away from a TKO. Most people are ready to...
Saving for retirement can be a bit of a three-ringed circus. Now that Congress has made a massive shift in investment policy by signing Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement or SECURE 2.0 into law, it can be more confusing than ever. While the specifics can be overwhelming, the goal is simple: to help increase access and...
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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 Retirement Account Limits & Roth IRA Income Limits […]
Want to turbocharge your portfolio and make the most of the money you’ve worked hard to save? Many people say they want to build their wealth but get stalled at the starting line because they don’t know what to do. Whether you are on track with your retirement savings benchmarks or stalled out trying to reach your […]
Even if you’ve done a great job of saving your entire working life, there are wealth busters that can destroy your financial plan for retirement. Certainly, missteps and mistakes will happen as you make your way toward retirement, but just knowing what the wealth busters are can help you avoid unnecessarily blowing up your retirement […]
Keeping up with the constant tax changes can be difficult and finding all the information that affects you can take a lot of your time. But with our new guide, you’ll have all the tax provisions and changes affecting you for 2023 at your fingertips on one easy document. What you’ll learn: 2023 Tax Rate […]
The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act, or the SECURE Act, was included in a bill passed by Congress in December 2019, becoming effective on January 1, 2020. At the end of 2022, President Biden signed a $1.7 trillion bill into law. The Secure Act 2.0 comes with a lot of retirement and […]
Updated for 2023: Your New Year’s resolutions usually are something you hope to change or accomplish in the new year. If you want to start the new year by changing your finances, consider creating financial to-dos or determining your financial goals, then put those plans in place. In this guide, you’ll learn about… Creating a Budget Reviewing and Managing Debt […]
Updated for 2022 ‘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 learn how to maximize your tax […]
No matter where you are in life, you can grow your wealth by taking some very deliberate steps. The process doesn’t have to be complicated. In this guide, you’ll learn how to improve your financial situation by following some basic steps and sticking with your plan over time. In this guide, you’ll learn about… Growing […]
When it comes to your taxes, do you feel overwhelmed? Having the right tools and strategies to limit your tax bill can help reduce that anxiety. In this guide, we’ll help get you informed and share some strategies that can help you with end-of-year tax planning. In this guide, you’ll learn… Important Tax Deadlines Tax Brackets Strategic Tax […]
Making contributions to an Individual Retirement Account, otherwise known as an IRA, is all about saving now so you can enjoy the retirement of your dreams later on. One of the biggest advantages of an IRA is that your contributions (and any growth thereafter!) will grow tax-free. Now there are several different types of IRAs, […]
Every day about 10,000 Americans retire. Unfortunately, far too many retirees don’t realize that their retirement plan is on life support right from the start because they’ve estimated their financial needs with numbers that are far from the reality they’ll face once they’ve clocked out for the last time. When it comes to planning for […]
Newly updated for 2022: 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 […]