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Answers to two very common questions posed by clients about the current financial market.

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Women have much more difficulty saving for retirement than men because of the "wealth gap." Learn the reasons why and what to do to reach your retirement goals.

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This is a review of some widely-held assumptions and an evaluation of whether investors could have benefitted by positioning their portfolios accordingly.

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Women are largely underrepresented in STEM careers. Is there something more that we — parents, educators, and policy makers — should do to change that?

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You’ve spent your working life building up your nest egg in a tax-efficient manner by allocating savings across tax-favored and taxable investment accounts.

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After a relatively flat 2015, investors are experiencing a bumpy ride in 2016. In a persistently slow economy, investors are inclined to focus on negative news.

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Serving financial planning clients is a far more comprehensive endeavor than simply provoking clients to think and take action concerning retirement.

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Using a QCD, taxpayers may find that making a direct contribution from an IRA to a qualifying charitable organization can provide greater tax savings.

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Taking care of aging parents is an increasing reality for many baby boomers. We have entered, a perfect storm of increased longevity & rising healthcare costs.

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