Seniors Who No Longer Itemize May Benefit from Using QCDs

In today’s Marietta Daily Journal, Bil Lako, CFP® explains how a qualified charitable distribution can provide a significant savings over giving to charity after tax, as charitable deductions are “below the line” deductions. Read the Article This article is for demonstrative and academic purposes and is meant to provide valuable background information on particular investments, NOT a…

Proxy Season Primer: Why Corporate Elections Matter to Investors

Investors who own shares of common stock have the right to vote in elections on certain corporate matters. Election outcomes can help determine the company’s short- and long-term profitability, and ultimately the stock price. The spring proxy season (generally April through June) is when many publicly traded corporations hold annual shareholder meetings. A smaller number…