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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Geopolitical tensions and inflation strike: Markets uniformly down 2022 Q1

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Posted on April 12th, 2022

World equity markets’ great 2021 is not continuing in 2022, while fixed income markets’ underwhelming performance last year is.  Inflationary pressures have been in the […]

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Secure Act 2.0 Passes in the House

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Posted on April 11th, 2022

Retirement savings legislation is one area lawmakers come together and show bipartisan support. The House passed the Securing a Strong Retirement Act of 2022 by […]

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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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February Market Review

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Posted on March 8th, 2022

February saw markets uniformly down.  Initially investors fretted over global Central banks tightening monetary policy, with the highest headline CPI of 7.5% annual inflation in […]

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What’s the Difference Between Medicare and Medicaid?

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Posted on March 1st, 2022

It’s easy to confuse Medicare and Medicaid, because they have similar names and are both government programs that pay for health care. But there are […]

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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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ETFs Are Gaining on Mutual Funds: Here’s Why

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Posted on February 28th, 2022

Investor demand for exchange-traded funds (ETFs) has increased over the last decade due to some attractive features that set them apart from mutual funds. In […]

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