Avoiding Probate

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Posted on May 11th, 2022

Probate is the process of proving the validity of a will and supervising the administration of an estate usually in the probate court. State law […]

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April 2022

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Posted on April 22nd, 2022

Geopolitical tensions and inflation strike:Markets uniformly down 2022 Q1 from Clint Edgington, CFA World equity markets’ great 2021 is not continuing in 2022, while fixed income markets’ underwhelming […]

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Splurge or Save? Making the Most of Your Income Tax Refund

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Posted on April 5th, 2022

The IRS issued more than 128 million income tax refunds for the 2020 filing season, putting $355.3 billion into the hands of U.S. consumers.1 For […]

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Working While Receiving Social Security Benefits

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Posted on April 5th, 2022

The COVID-19 recession and the continuing pandemic pushed many older workers into retirement earlier than they had anticipated. A little more than 50% of Americans […]

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March 2022

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Posted on March 10th, 2022

February Market Review from Clint Edgington, CFA February saw markets uniformly down.  Initially investors fretted over global Central banks tightening monetary policy, with the highest headline CPI of […]

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Key Retirement and Tax Numbers for 2022

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Posted on March 1st, 2022

Every year, the Internal Revenue Service announces cost-of-living adjustments that affect contribution limits for retirement plans and various tax deduction, exclusion, exemption, and threshold amounts. […]

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When Two Goals Collide: Balancing College and Retirement Preparations

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Posted on February 14th, 2022

You’ve been doing the right thing financially for many years, saving for your child’s education and your own retirement. Yet now, as both goals loom […]

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Smoothing Market Ups and Downs

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Posted on February 14th, 2022

After the wild ride of 2020, the U.S. stock market was relatively calm in 2021, but there was still plenty of volatility. There were 55 […]

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January 2022

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Posted on January 27th, 2022

2021 Market Market Reviewfrom Clint Edgington, CFA As is usually the case, the headlines of a year that are memorable are generally negative.  2021 will likely […]

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Are You a HENRY? Consider These Wealth-Building Strategies

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Posted on December 20th, 2021

HENRY is a catchy acronym for “high earner, not rich yet.” It describes a demographic made up of young and often highly educated professionals with […]

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