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How Much of Your Social Security Income is Taxable?

Is my social security taxable? How much will I pay? Is there anything I can do? These are very common questions when thinking about your retirement income plan. Here’s what you need to know.

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Stock Market Corrections are Buying Opportunities

When it comes to investing, you always want to plan ahead for how to handle market declines. Here are three reasons to stay the course when volatility strikes.

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Is Cryptocurrency a Good Investment?

Is Bitcoin a good investment? What about other cryptocurrencies like Ethereum and Dogecoin? It depends…are you investing or speculating?

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The Ukraine Russia Conflict & the Global Economy

The Russian invasion of Ukraine is concerning in many ways. As with every event like this, the Russia-Ukraine conflict brings uncertainty. However, we’ve seen similar situations and conflicts in the past, so history has some valuable insights that may provide some reassurance.

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Inflation and the Federal Reserve

Inflation hit 7% in 2021, the highest one year increase we’ve seen since 1982 and the Federal Reserve is taking action. Why and how does this work? We take a look at this question in this week’s article.

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