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The Practical Side of Charitable Giving

The Practical Side of Charitable Giving

Charitable giving promotes happiness, draws us closer to others, and strengthens empathy. The act of charitable giving – whether time, physical items or monetary gifts – provides lots of benefits to not only the charity, but also offers intrinsic benefits to the...

Estimating Your Tax Burden in Retirement

Estimating Your Tax Burden in Retirement

Taxes could be one of your biggest expenses in retirement. But once you have an estimate for your tax burden in retirement, you can consider ways to minimize it. The first step towards creating a tax minimization strategy in retirement is looking at how your different...

Ensuring Your Lifestyle in Retirement

Ensuring Your Lifestyle in Retirement

How do you ensure your lifestyle in retirement, and what do you want that lifestyle to look like? Think about what you really want in retirement from a lifestyle perspective. Do you want to travel? Purchase a second home? Do you want to live closer to your children...

Are Gold and Silver Prices Set to Soar?

Are Gold and Silver Prices Set to Soar?

Here’s 10 Reasons We Believe They Could… Predicting the future may seem outside the realm of the possible. Short of having a moment of clairvoyance it may be nearly impossible to predict exactly how well gold and other investments will perform in the upcoming...

Will Your Savings Last for the Rest of Your Life?

Will Your Savings Last for the Rest of Your Life?

Once you’ve saved enough for retirement, the question becomes how you’ll make your savings last for the rest of your life. Higher costs make this difficult, and we’ve been seeing higher costs as a result of inflation for some months. It’s important to know how...

Tax Day Will Be Here Before You Know It

Tax Day Will Be Here Before You Know It

Tax Day is April 18th this year, due to the Emancipation Day holiday in Washington D.C. on the 15th. This is a good time of year to review your finances and think about your long-term tax strategy. Tax Day will be here before you know it, so know these important...

Don’t Forget About Your Tax Bill

Don’t Forget About Your Tax Bill

Before you know it, Tax Day will be here, so it’s best to start getting ready now. Beyond your tax bill this year, don’t forget about your tax bill in the future, even in retirement. Taxes don’t stop when you stop receiving a paycheck, and they could be one of your...

How Do You Handle a Volatile Market?

How Do You Handle a Volatile Market?

Now that you’re nearing retirement, the term “market volatility” might stir up different feelings than it did 30 years ago. Older workers and retirees understand that they have less time to make up for losses in their investments and to ride out future market crashes...

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