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Tips for Retirement Planning

Financial Advisor Retirement Planning Retirement Planning for LGBT Couples October 18, 2017 Author: Woody Derricks

Retirement planning is always a hot topic. Whether you’re a Baby Boomer or a member of Generation X, retirement will be here before you know it. The earlier you plan, the better off you’ll be when you’re ready to say goodbye to your full-time career. Will you be able to retire when you want? Will […]

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Tips for Choosing Employee Benefits, Part I

Employee Benefits Financial Advisor Financial Planning Health Benefits Life Insurance Retirement Planning September 18, 2017 Author: Woody Derricks

If you are changing jobs or simply approaching open enrollment season for your employee benefits, selecting the right options for you and your family can be stressful. Whether it involves utilizing a Health Savings Account (HSA) with your health plan or deciding how much to contribute to your 401(k), the selections you make every year […]

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Tips for Getting the Most out of Your Pension

Estate Planning Estate Planning for Gay Couples Investment Strategy Pension Retirement Planning April 25, 2017 Author: Woody Derricks

According to usa.gov, people live an average of twenty years after retirement. If you are planning to use a pension to fund a significant portion – if not all – of your retirement, are you confident that it is going to allow you to live the lifestyle you want? No one wants to outlive their […]

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The Potential Impact of Millennials on Your Investment Strategy

Financial Planning Investment Strategy Retirement Planning February 15, 2017 Author: Woody Derricks

The transfer of wealth from Baby Boomers to Millennials has already begun. According to Boston College’s Center on Wealth and Philanthropy, it is estimated that $58.1 trillion will be exchanging hands between 2007 and 2061. With that transfer, attitudes toward investing and wealth management could change considerably. To help keep your own investment strategy in […]

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20 Tips for Wrapping Up Your 2016 Finances

Estate Planning Financial Advisor Financial Planning Retirement Planning Tax Planning December 15, 2016 Author: Woody Derricks

As the year comes to an end, there are many ways you need to wrap up your finances. From 401k contributions and health care enrollment to beneficiaries and 529s, your actions from now until December 31st can make a significant impact on your 2016 tax return – and your 2017 financial outlook. Here is our […]

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Medicare Basics – Newsletter

Medicare Partnership Wealth Management Newsletters Retirement Planning Retirement Planning for LGBT Couples August 30, 2016 Author: Woody Derricks

Medicare Basics (6/2016 Newsletter) When can you sign up? Most people will become eligible for Medicare at age 65 and can sign up as early as three months prior to their 65th birthday and as late as three months after. If you apply prior to the month in which you turn 65, coverage should begin […]

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Retirement Planning for Gay Couples – Part 1

Retirement Planning Retirement Planning for LGBT Couples June 15, 2016 Author: Woody Derricks

Retirement Planning for Gay Couples, Part 1: Social Security, Medicare, Retirement Benefits Retirement planning has just gotten a bit easier for same-sex married couples. In 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court determined in Obergefell v. Hodges that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry in all states and have their marriages recognized by other states.  […]

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