Back to Basics #1: The Seven Most Important Retirement Dates

Michael Jordan, perhaps the greatest basketball player who ever lived, once said: “Winners don’t just learn the fundamentals, they master them.  You have to monitor your fundamentals constantly, because the only thing that changes will be your attention to them.” But fundamentals aren’t just about succeeding on the court.  They’re crucial to your financial success, …
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8 Things to Know About the USA-China Trade Dispute

The headlines are filled with rumors of a trade war between the United States and China.  You’ve probably heard by now that both nations have announced tariffs on many of each other’s goods.  This has many economists concerned about a trade war.  A trade war, in case you’re not familiar with the term, is “an …
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Tax Strategies for the New Year

Some of you may have heard the news: there was a new tax law that passed both houses of Congress, it was signed by the President, and the Supreme Court has not considered it illegal. This trifecta is a rare feat, indeed! Now, we still do not know 100% of what the tax plan entails …
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Tariffs and Trade

Please open your economic textbooks to page forty-seven, class, because it’s time to talk about something you probably haven’t thought of since college: tariffs. On Thursday, March 1, President Trump announced a new plan to institute a 25% tariff on steel imports and a 10% tariff on aluminum.1  Like so many things these days, the …
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