Big Retirement Plan Changes Are Coming


Congress has provided a Christmas gift to many Americans who are struggling to save enough money for a comfortable retirement. The week before Christmas, Congress passed a spending bill that includes the most significant changes to retirement plans in more than a decade. These changes were included in the SECURE Act that was passed by […]

How to Make Holiday Giving a Family Tradition

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Here in the midst of the holidays, many people are focused on giving gifts to family members and friends. The season of giving is also a good time to teach children about the importance of philanthropy by making giving a family affair. Philanthropy, or donating money and time to charities, is an excellent way to […]

Six Tax Tips for Freelancers and the Self-Employed

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As the so-called “gig economy” has grown, so have the number of people who earn their living as freelancers, sole proprietors and independent contractors. According to a recent study published by the IRS, the number of individuals who reported self-employment income on their tax returns increased by 2.7 million between 2006 and 2016, rising from […]