Year: 2017

Trump Tax Plan: What You Need to Do Right Now

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Well, they did it.  The Republicans (alone) passed the most comprehensive rewrite of the income tax code in thirty years (waiting on President Trump to sign into law).  With very little time left in this tax year, here are the things you should consider doing before year-end in order to take full advantage of the […]

What’s Best: Roth or Traditional IRA?

I am often asked which is the smarter investment, a Traditional IRA or a ROTH IRA?  As with so many things, the answer is, “It depends”. In making your decision, let’s look at several key differences in the two retirement plans:  Tax benefits.  One of the primary benefits of investing in a Traditional IRA is […]

100 Rules of Success: Be Younger by Tomorrow

What follows is the continuation of success habits that will become part of a book I’m writing, “100 Rules of Success”.  SUCCESS IN HEALTH  “A man with good health is a man of 1,000 dreams; A man with poor health is a man with but one dream”. Success is not all about money.  Think back […]

100 Rules of Success: Control Your Money

What follows is the continuation of success habits that will become part of a book I’m writing, “100 Rules of Success”.  SUCCESS IN PERSONAL FINANCES  RULE:  Control Your Money Most of us never had a personal finance class in high school or college nor were we taught about money by our parents.  In fact, much […]