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Year-end Planning: 5 Strategies to Maximize Savings While Reducing Your Taxable Income

Year-end Planning: 5 Strategies to Maximize Savings While Reducing Your Taxable Income

December 1, 2022
As the year wraps up, you’ve most likely met with your wealth advisor about tax-advantaged moves to make by...
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Sequence of Returns Risk: The $1,000,000+ Timing Risk in Retirement

Sequence of Returns Risk: The $1,000,000+ Timing Risk in Retirement

November 30, 2022
The timing of when you begin to draw income from retirement accounts, not necessarily average returns, can be worth...
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Discover Tax-Efficient Withdrawal Strategies During Retirement

Discover Tax-Efficient Withdrawal Strategies During Retirement

November 1, 2022
When you’re ready to take distributions from various accounts in retirement, it matters which accounts you withdraw from first...
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Make the Most of Your Retirement Plan Contributions

Make the Most of Your Retirement Plan Contributions

October 2, 2022
You may want to consider creating a strategy for maximizing retirement plan contributions. The IRS has upped the amount...
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Simplifying the Retirement Plan Tax Credit for Start-Ups

Simplifying the Retirement Plan Tax Credit for Start-Ups

September 15, 2022
For start-up small businesses, establishing a retirement plan can be costly as well as resource and time prohibitive. Legislation...
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Long-Term Capital Gains Tax Strategies

Long-Term Capital Gains Tax Strategies

September 12, 2022
When you meet with your advisor and tax professional to review your wealth plan, consider discussing whether to put...
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Helping Small Businesses Close the Retirement Coverage Gap

Helping Small Businesses Close the Retirement Coverage Gap

August 9, 2022
You see “Help Wanted” signs everywhere, but small-business owners historically have been at a disadvantage when it comes to...
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5 Considerations for Early Retirement

5 Considerations for Early Retirement

July 14, 2022
Are you thinking about retiring early? In this week’s episode of Your Life Simplified, Valerie Escobar , senior wealth...
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Strategies for Helping Employees Weather Market Volatility

Strategies for Helping Employees Weather Market Volatility

July 7, 2022
With ongoing market volatility negatively impacting your employees’ 401(k) balances, educating them on maintaining a long-term investing perspective is...
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5 Tips for Planning a Purpose-Based Retirement

5 Tips for Planning a Purpose-Based Retirement

July 4, 2022
People often spend more time planning a vacation or researching a car purchase than they do on how they’ll...
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Implementing Employee Education and Plan Design Strategies

Implementing Employee Education and Plan Design Strategies

June 6, 2022
How to Help Boost Employees’ Retirement Readiness Employers are more intent than ever to help employees address their...
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Financial Hypochondria: The Downside of Investment Vigilance

Financial Hypochondria: The Downside of Investment Vigilance

May 9, 2022
Plan sponsors invest much time and effort in improving employee financial literacy. They offer educational content, provide opportunities for...
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