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2003, 2019

Study finds charitable giving grew by 1.6 percent last year

By | March 20th, 2019|Categories: General|0 Comments

By Allison Eatough Charitable giving rose by 1.6 percent between 2017 and 2018, and recent tax code changes could be the reason for the sluggish increase, according to a new report. The Fundraising Effectiveness Project [...]

1303, 2019

Households Beginning to Feel the Effects of the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act

By | March 13th, 2019|Categories: Taxes|0 Comments

By: Will Diem, Contributor The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA), which went into effect on January 1, 2018, has created notable uncertainty and not a little anxiety over the last month. On [...]

2602, 2019

Enhancing Incentives for America’s Aging Workers

By | February 26th, 2019|Categories: Retirement|0 Comments

By: Allison Eatough, Contributor Older Americans are working longer than ever before1. According to the U.S. Department of Labor2, people age 55 and over represented 11.9 percent of the nation’s workforce in 1994. By 2014, [...]

908, 2018

The Beginner’s Guide to Investing for Millennials

By | August 9th, 2018|Categories: Investing|0 Comments

Millennials are those born in American between 1981 and 1996. It hasn’t always been that specific of a birth range. In the past it has varied from a few years before 1981 to a few [...]

907, 2018

Great Investment For Those Looking To Retire Early

By | July 9th, 2018|Categories: Investing|0 Comments

Had enough of the rat race? Eager to follow your passions of travel, volunteering or sleeping in? Jealous of your grandparents? Then maybe it’s time to retire early. To get to this stage of your [...]

1409, 2016

Ken Venick on Mortgages: The Ins and Outs of Mortgage Qualification

By | September 14th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

According to The Guardian, a recent report from the IRS noted that most Americans have not recovered from the Great Recession. With less income and subpar credit scores, many people are unable to purchase a [...]

1109, 2016

Lauren Shipley Discusses College Savings Plans of Maryland

By | September 11th, 2016|Categories: Budgeting|0 Comments

Saving for your children’s education becomes increasingly important as college tuition continues to increase. The good news is that the state of Maryland sponsors some great plans that help make saving for college a bit easier. [...]

909, 2016

Eleanor Hunt Discusses Estate and Family Planning

By | September 9th, 2016|Categories: Estate Planning|0 Comments

Estate planning is not something that many people want to think about, but it can generate peace of mind and prevent messy legal entanglements. In a recent episode of “Your Future, Your Finances,” I sat [...]

503, 2016

5 Ways to Look Ahead to Next Year’s Taxes

By | March 5th, 2016|Categories: Retirement, Taxes|0 Comments

Just finishing your tax return for 2015 and it’s not looking too good? Well there isn’t much you can do to fix last year’s return now but here are 5 ideas you can start looking [...]

1712, 2015

What is the S&P500 Article For Brightscope.com

By | December 17th, 2015|Categories: Investing, Quotes, Retirement|0 Comments

  The S&P500 is a prevalent index in the investing world today.  So for the website Brightscope.com I wrote an article entitled what is the S&P500?  It's important to understand what it is but also [...]

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