Financial Tip: Arithmetic of Loss

We all have plans for retirement in our future, but for those within 10 years or so from their retirement date, we do have some interesting math.

Financial Tip: Free Credit Freeze

There’s a new law providing for free credit freezes. The three big credit bureaus, Equifax, Experian and TransUnion, can no longer charge a fee to place or lift a credit freeze.

Financial Tip: Market Peak

No one wants to buy when the market is high, right? But how long do you wait for the “low” to land?

Financial Tip: Capital Gains

Are you considering taking out some of the gains in your stock portfolio that you may have accumulated over this bull market? What might that mean to your tax bill? 

Financial Tip: Dumb Money Moves

We all make a lot of money decisions that we think are good choices, at least they were at the time. Then, later when we have more information, it often turns out we could have made better choices.

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Financial Tip: Start Your Financial Security

Whether it’s your broken water heater, an unexpected medical bill or a car wreck, emergencies happen to us all, but too many Americans are unprepared to cope with them, money-wise. Are you one of them? Weekly guest, Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group gives us some advice. 

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Hazardous heat to start the weekend

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