Allgen Financial Advisors Jason & Paul discuss the work-for-pay system & investment in part 1 of this Money Minute series focusing on teaching children about finances.
Should You Hold Bonds or Bond Funds When Interest Rates Rise?
Bond investing in a rising interest rate environment requires careful thought. Here are some things to consider about bonds and bond funds.
10 Financial Decisions You Will Regret Forever
There's a big difference between making an impulse purchase and making a major decision about your money that could haunt you for a lifetime.
The 5 financial fights all couples have — and how to avoid them
If you and your partner spar over money, you're not alone, NBC News reports.
What’s the best age to retire?
Retirement columnist BOSTON (MarketWatch)—If you’re going to do it—retire, that is—you might as well do it at the right age. And doing it at the right age, according to the authors of a soon-to-be published paper, involves a bit of homework Retiring at the optimal age should not be left to chance, according to Kenn Tacchino, a professor of taxation and financial planning at Widener University, and Patricia Tacchino, co-authors of a soon-to-be-published paper in Benefits Quarterly Rather, choosing a retirement age needs to be a rational decision that accounts for a variety of confusing and competing consideration, the Tacchinos wrote. And to reach a rational decision, the authors say, would-be retirees would benefit from…
Is Hiring a CPA Worth it? 5 Tips for Getting Your Money’s Worth
Often when people find out I’m a tax accountant, I get asked, “How much does a CPA cost?” It’s like me asking “How much does a home cost?” We all understand that a 1,000 square-foot home in Kansas has a different cost than a 1,000 square-foot penthouse condo in New...
Why You Should Consider Joining an Investment Club
For many younger investors, the idea of joining an investment club can see quite old fashioned; an outdated relic of a simpler time and a simpler stock market. Just hearing…
The truth about financial wellness
The average employee is broke. In fact, 70 percent of Americans live paycheck to paycheck and 64 percent couldn’t cover a $1,000 emergency without borrowing money.
Tax Deadlines for 2016 Returns
By: Sandy Furuya Partnership returns (Form 1065) – New due date March 15th Extension deadline is Sept. 15th Individual returns (Form 1040) – Due date April 18th Extension six months Cor…
5 Tips To Survive Stock Market Volatility In Retirement