When you think about estate planning you probably think about legacy-style families like the Kennedy’s or people who are “wealthy”. However, each of us have an estate according to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and each state we live in. No matter your worth, we recommend having an estate strategy to align with your future wishes after you pass away.
If you’re in your 20s, rejoice! You’re in a great position to create the life you want, starting with a secure financial future. While it’s common to feel overwhelmed when entering the workforce full time, there are a lot of things you can do fresh out of college that will help you attain your professional and financial goals earlier than you may expect.
Today, your daughter/ son is just little. Taking their first steps, saying their first words. Next, they’re learning how to ride a bike without training wheels, and then before you know it, they’ll be getting their first job, opening their first checking account, going off to college, and then getting tossed into the real world.
We all have certain causes that we choose to support monetarily. In fact, in 2017, Americans gave more than $410 billion to charities, breaking the $400 billion mark for the first time in history.
But anytime that we give our money to an organization, it’s important to do our due diligence, ensuring that the funds that we give will be used effectively.
Who hasn't heard some or all of the following?
Be sure to check your credit score periodically.
Apply for a credit card so you can establish credit.
Your credit score dropped.
Your credit score rose.
What exactly does any of this mean and what is considered a good credit score?
Are you aware of them?
The federal government offers some major tax breaks for older Americans. Some of these perks deserve more publicity than they receive.
The Do’s and Don’ts of Career & Business Planning
The probability of you sticking to one job and following one career path becomes more and more unlikely, given the times we find ourselves in – the age of information.
10 Insights From The Wealthy You Can Apply To Your Money
I’m sure most of you have heard of Robert Kiyosaki, the author of the famous book ‘Rich Dad Poor Dad’. One of his points that resonate with me is this: “The poor and middle class work hard for their money.
Sometimes, when seeking advice, it’s comforting to get a second opinion.
Am I doing this right? Am I making sound financial choices?
Everyone seems to have at least one goal in common: They don’t want to make a financial decision that is going to cost them in the long run.
Why valuing your business is so important and some tips on how to do it.
Being a business owner and entrepreneur requires knowing the intricacies of how your company works. But, have you asked yourself what your company is worth? If you are a founder of a fast-growing company that has raised venture capital, then you know how fast the value of your com