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Wealth Matters

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Beneficiary Designations

Selecting beneficiaries for retirement benefits is different from choosing beneficiaries for other assets such as life insurance. With retirement benefits, you need to know the impact of income...


Prioritizing your retirement

As you approach your retirement years, it’s helpful to envision what this special time might look like and how you will fill your days. Understandably, for many of us, financial resources are...


Tax benefits associated with charitable giving

With the holiday season upon us and the end of the year approaching, we pause to give thanks for our blessings and the people in our lives. It is also a time when charitable giving often comes to...


Investment Decisions

Year-end investment decisions may sometimes result in substantial tax savings. Tax planning may allow you to control the timing and method by which you report your income and claim your deductions...


Risk in the investment world

In general

Risk is all around us, and we all take risks every day. Some people consider driving a car risky. Others don't seem to mind driving but don't like flying in an...


Dealing with a projected income shortfall

When you determine how much income you'll need in retirement, you may base your projection on the type of lifestyle you plan to have and when you want to retire. However, as you grow closer to...


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