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Social Security and Tax Implications

Social Security and Tax Implications

It’s important to remember that Social Security benefits may be taxable to you in retirement. Check out this information to learn how the taxes might affect your situation.

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“Understanding How Dividends Work”

“Understanding How Dividends Work”

“There is more than meets the eye when it comes to dividend investing. While they have performed well so far in 2022, it’s important to understand how dividend paying stocks actually work.”

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‘Leasing vs. Buying your Next Car’

‘Leasing vs. Buying your Next Car’

Blog“Leasing vs. Buying Your Next Car”   With the used and new car market being an interesting space right now, I thought this article from Eric Roberge at “Beyond Your Hammock” did a great job breaking down the age-old question of leasing vs. buying your next...

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‘Mid- Year Outlook’

‘Mid- Year Outlook’

“It’s been a rough start to 2022 for both stocks and bonds. Here is where we see things trending as we look forward to the second half of 2022 and beyond.”

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“How to Not Panic”

“How to Not Panic”

“It’s easy and understandable to want to panic or move to cash in these markets. Here’s an important and hopefully timely reminder for us all.”

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“Realities of Recessions”

“Realities of Recessions”

: “Recessions are painful. It’s important to keep emotions in check and stay consistent in the midst of all the news coming our way”

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‘Your Goals > Stock Market Movements’

‘Your Goals > Stock Market Movements’

Blog"Your Goals > Stock Market Movements"   For those who’ve been reading our weekly articles for some time, you might recognize the title.  We have re-visited the idea that your personal goals should hold a greater weight than what is happening in the stock...

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“Does it Matter When Booms and Busts Happen?”

“Does it Matter When Booms and Busts Happen?”

Blog “Does it Matter When Booms and Busts Happen?”   For my grandparents it was the Great Depression and then an economic boom from the second World War.  For my parents it was the savings and loan crisis and the subsequent tech growth and dot-com bubble.  For me...

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SECURE ACT 2.0

SECURE ACT 2.0

“Secure Act 2.0 passed in the house of representatives this week. Read here about some of the key items included in this retirement bill.”

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Is There as Much Pain at the Pump As we Think?

Is There as Much Pain at the Pump As we Think?

Blog“Is There as Much Pain at the Pump As we Think?"   Drivers are squirming as gas prices blast through levels last seen during the oil crunch of 2008. In July of 2008, U.S. oil prices hit $145 per barrel and gas prices peaked at $4.16, according to government...

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Don’t Sell Hope Short “

Don’t Sell Hope Short “

“Markets have been rattled and investors are justifiably concerned about what to do next. This is a great reminder that hope and patience have always rewarded investors in the past and are likely to do so again in the future.”

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Where is Your Attention?

Where is Your Attention?

“So many things are vying for our attention. What is one area you hope to have better focus and attention on in 2022?”

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