In this “Money Talks Minute,” Certified Exit Planning Advisor K.C. Smith, CFP®, asks small-business owners if their business would exist without them.
This week on “Money Talks,” your hosts discuss the market’s choppy moves during the week, housing news, and interest rates. The financial experts also answer the top three investor questions we get: Should we sell now? How do I position my portfolio for a presidential administration change? Why is the market so good if the economic news is so bad? The hosts round out the show by answering listeners’ questions on coronavirus-related withdrawals from a Roth IRA and the new method the government is using for distributing Economic Impact Payments.
Many investors have similar questions–should we sell now? How do I position my portfolio for a potential presidential administration change? Why is the market so good if the economic news is so bad? We tackle these questions and explain why they can all be answered with our Ten Year Rule.
For the second year in a row, interest rates on federal student loans will decrease for the 2020-2021 academic year.
In the Marietta Daily Journal, Bil Lako, CFP®, explains that the market has recovered a majority of what it lost, in March. Hopefully, you did not touch your 401(k) by cutting your contributions or moving your investments to cash equivalents during the trough.
The purpose of this credit is to reward businesses that pursue innovation by continually increasing investment in research activities.
While the CARES Act made it easier to access money in retirement plans, understanding these new guidelines and other rules for loans and early withdrawals may help you determine if this is an appropriate option during a financial crisis.
Congress passed the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act (PPPFA) of 2020, which makes substantial changes to PPP Loans.
World events like political uncertainty, war, and natural disasters are considered exogenous variables for the stock market. They are events that no investor can control or predict. They are disruptive, but they are also the norm.
In this week’s case study, the “Money Talks,” hosts take a look at how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected 401(k) savings and provide some tips for keeping your 401(k) on track.