9 frequently asked retirement questions
February 14, 2023
They say there’s no such thing as a stupid question. And that’s definitely true when it comes to retirement! You may feel like you’re the only person who doesn’t have all the answers, but we guarantee you’re not alone. Check out this Q&A for answers to some of the most common questions we receive about retirement.
The SECURE 2.0 Act: 7 important changes to know
February 16, 2023
On December 29, 2022, President Biden signed the SECURE 2.0 Act into law. As an intended upgrade to the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act of 2019, the expanded legislation makes important changes that could help strengthen Americans’ financial readiness for retirement.
The key ingredient of happiness
February 2, 2023
What’s the key ingredient of a life full of happiness? If you’re like many people, your answer may include money, a nice home, vacations, leisure time and a fulfilling career. And while these things may help contribute to your happiness, they aren’t the key ingredient.
How to start talking to your kids about money at an early age
February 21, 2023
Does the idea of talking to your kids about money make your skin crawl? A survey on parents, kids, and money showed that over 80% of parents are uncomfortable talking to their children about money or finances. But many parents also wish they’d learned more about money when they were kids.
CTE & Your Brain: How Hard Lessons from the NFL Might Help You or Someone You Love
February 27, 2023
Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) has been in the news a lot over the years from Aaron Hernandez of the New England Patriots, whose post-mortem brain at age 27 showed such severe CTE that it was similar to a brain of someone well into their 60s, to Frank Gifford and a slew of ex-NFL players.
6 Tax Prep Tips for 2023
February 9, 2023
April 18th is drawing closer and closer. Are you prepared? The best way to prepare for tax season is to put in the work now to make sure you have everything you need. The more prepared you are, the easier it will be when the deadline rolls around. Here are six tips to set you up for success to pay your taxes in 2023.