I've recently crossed the Southwest towards California, and one of my favorite parts of the trip was driving by the trains transporting goods to and from the West coast, a statement of the power of rail road transportation and our economy. As for investments, September brought record highs for large-cap U.S. stocks. Read more.
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Each quarter, we highlight a local nonprofit organization working to improve our communities. This quarter, we are please to feature Domestic Violence Intervention Services, which strives to create safe, happy environments for families in crisis.
There can be big benefits to your family knowing your estate plan. But how to communicate to your heirs who gets what without spoiling the relationships with each of them?
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Maximize your charitable gifts while saving on Medicare, income taxes and Social Security. Learn how making contributions directly from your Individual Retirement Account (IRA) can be good for the nonprofit and for your pocket.
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The Trump administration recently imposed steep tariffs on several countries, including China. In retaliation, China imposed tariffs on American products. This isn't the first time the U.S. grapples with competitive tariffs, though. Learn more about our country's history of tariff conflicts and the current conflict's impact on our economy.
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The right estate planning will not only put our own minds at ease but make our family’s life less stressful.
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Thinking you can day-trade your way to riches by being fast is bad thinking. If you can’t outrun a cheetah, don’t even think about out-trading high-frequency trading firms.
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Many retirees mistakenly believe that once they retire they won't have to pay taxes anymore. Your retirement success depends on planning carefully your income and taxes. Read article.
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Corporate earnings are growing at a double-digit rate, yet halfway through the year the S&P 500 posted a meager 2.6% return. Read Bob's investment market commentary.
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