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The equity markets provide investors with opportunities to build wealth, but not without risks. Before putting any money into the public markets or any investment vehicles, you should take the time to consider your long-term goals, risk tolerance and time horizon. When these factors are accounted for in a well-thought-out strategy, you may be better […]

The income you earn can come from various sources, including employment wages, business income, investment returns, and even the lottery, if you are so lucky. As you receive money, it is important to recognize what you are required to report to the IRS and the amounts that are subject to federal taxes (and sometimes state […]

High-net-worth families breathed a collective sigh of relief as 2021 concluded without Congressional approval of the White House’s Build Back Better economic and social services agenda. However, even with the potential demise of the bill and many of its previously proposed tax consequences, wealthy families should not put on hold the estate-planning strategies they already […]

The emotional rollercoaster individuals endure during and after a divorce can be debilitating. Equally devastating are the financial fallouts that can ensue from these life transitions. However, there is a ray of sunshine beyond the storm when women take a moment to assess the facts of their newly single life and rebuild a strong financial […]

Navigating through major life transitions is stressful, regardless of whether they are anticipated rites of passage, such as a marriage or birth of a child, or unexpected events, such as a divorce, personal illness or death of a spouse. While these changes are inevitable, they need not be emotionally or financially devastating when you take […]

Among the most critical lessons learned from 2020 and the COVID-19 pandemic is that no one is immune from a job loss, a business closing or a life-threatening illness. When these challenges do occur, it is often too late to develop plans that you can instantly put into motion to protect yourself and your loved […]