News and Financial Insights

17
May

Retirement During COVID-19: What Has Changed?

While retirement is an exciting time, it can also be nerve-racking for many people. For some, living on a fixed income, coping with declining health, and dealing with the worry that they’ll outlive their savings is a concern. Unfortunately, retirement during COVID-19 has heightened risks.

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10
May

Tax Deadline Extended to May 17th

Typically, you have until April 15th to file your taxes. This year, however, is different. In response to the pandemic, the IRS had the tax deadline extended to May 17th, 2021.

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3
May

Why Are Interest Rates So Low?

There’s no denying that the Coronavirus pandemic has led to economic decline and uncertainty. As a result, the Federal Reserve has lowered interest rates.

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29
Mar

What You Need to Know About the Continued Booming Housing Market

We’re in the middle of a global pandemic, so why booming housing market? After all, the economy is down, and countless Americans are struggling with their finances. After all, the economy is down, and countless Americans are struggling with their finances. Let’s take a closer look at several of the many reasons the housing market is so hot during these unprecedented times.

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22
Mar

How to Prepare for Retirement in a Post-COVID Era

If the coronavirus pandemic has taken a toll on your finances, you may need to rethink your retirement strategy if you’ve lost your job, work part-time, or transitioned to a lower paying job. Here are some tips that may help you prepare for retirement and create a financially secure future in a post-COVID era.

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15
Mar

Women and Retirement

When it comes to retirement, women can experience more challenges saving for retirement than men. Some of these challenges include leaving the workforce to care for children or other family members and lower pay or challenges in finding full-time employment.

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8
Mar

Retirement Income Planning 101

When it comes to retirement and retirement income, you probably know that saving for it as early as possible is essential. This way, you can tap into the power of compound interest and build a healthy nest egg for your future.

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1
Mar

How to Prepare for Tax Season

Tax season is fast approaching! If you’re hiring a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), accountant, or other tax professional to handle your taxes, you still have to do some work. It’s your responsibility to gather certain documents so that your tax pro has everything they need to file your return.

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22
Feb

Financial Aid Awareness Month Tips and Ideas

February is Financial Aid Awareness Month. Its purpose is to provide important information to students and their families about financial aid. If you have children or grandchildren who plan to attain higher education after high school, now is the perfect time to increase your knowledge about the college funding process.

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15
Feb

Protect Your Loved Ones with Life Insurance

This Valentine’s Day, you owe it to yourself to show your loved ones just how much they mean to you. By investing in life insurance, you can protect your loved ones. At its core, life insurance helps protect your family from financial hardship in the event you unexpectedly pass away.

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