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Inheriting an IRA presents a number of choices for the beneficiary. Whether it’s a Roth or Traditional IRA, the rules surrounding the inheritance can be complicated and your decisions can have a significant impact on your financial planning. When the so-called “stretch IRA,” was virtually eliminated by passage of the 2019 SECURE Act, beneficiaries of[…]

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If you, or someone you know, are headed to college, be sure to familiarize yourself with FAFSA – Free Application for Student Aid. Regardless of your family’s income, everyone should complete the form, and the sooner, the better, according to financial advisors and college admission officials. The application became available Oct. 1 for the 2021-2022[…]

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Most people are familiar with the term FICO score – that’s your credit score -and it can have an enormous impact on one’s life, affecting your ability to buy a home, a car and much more. So, it’s worth noting that changes are coming this summer to the scoring system, used widely by credit agencies[…]

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