If you follow financial news, you’ve probably heard many references to “the Fed” along the lines of “the Fed held interest rates,” or “market watchers are wondering what the Fed will do next.” So what exactly is the Fed and what does it do? We explain in our Question of the Week.
Getting close to retiring, but not sure your income will meet your needs? Read tips on how to close your income gap in this week’s Financial Tip.
In today’s Marietta Daily Journal, Bil Lako, CFP®, explains that you should make your student loan payments as affordable as possible without sacrificing other savings, like contributing to your 401(k).stude
A financial crisis can be scary at any age, but this is especially true when you’re in your 40s or 50s. Regardless of how you got to this point, it’s important to develop a strategy that will help you re-establish financial stability. We explain in this week’s Financial Tip.
Chief Investment Officer Troy Harmon, CFA, CVA, is joined by Managing Associate K.C. Smith, CFP®, CEPA, and Associate Michael Griffin, CFP®, to discuss a common situation for young professionals—student loan debt. They discuss repayment options and loan consolidation.
In today’s Marietta Daily Journal, Bil Lako, CFP®, explains how to apply the Henssler Ten Year Rule to your retirement assets if you have a majority or all of your money invested in your 401(k) plan.
Are you going to start paying higher education costs? You might qualify for a tax credit. Find out in this week’s Tax Tip.
If you have a child or grandchild, you may want to consider opening a 529 Plan for future education costs. We explain the rules in this week’s Financial Tip.
The “Money Talks” experts delve into a situation common to many investors—having all their assets in a company-sponsored retirement plan. They discuss how investors in this situation can apply the Ten-Year Rule to their 401(k) assets when trying to plan for liquidity.