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Your Broker Wants You To Know All Quiet On The Western Front

If you haven’t read the colossal epic book about WWI, All Quiet on the Western Front, you might want to give it a go. Erich Remarque's novel about the horrors of war and the effort to remain alive while both witnessing and causing indescribable carnage is intense. The book catapults you to that time and [...]

By |2019-09-21T19:41:30+00:00September 20th, 2019|Investing|

Prime Notes Are Prime Fraud

Prime Notes are Prime Garbage   In a recent notice, the SEC warned of “Prime Bank Notes” being promoted as high yield bank alternatives are not real. These offerings prey upon investors desiring a higher rate of return than is available through conventional channels. Along with the higher interest, the “prime” notes also testify to [...]

By |2019-09-05T23:50:22+00:00September 5th, 2019|Investing|

Beneficial Long Term Capital Gain Tax Rates

Buy low and sell high, there may not be any tax liability! Did you know the tax law changed on Capital Gains? Do you know how important it is to understand short term and long-term tax brackets? Knowing the difference and how to use them when it comes to investing and tax harvesting can make [...]

By |2019-08-20T22:55:31+00:00August 20th, 2019|Investing|

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC): Safety and Security in the Banking Industry

The FDIC was created in 1933 to add stability to the failing banking industry. The concept was simple: provide guarantees for funds on deposits in member banks. Stability was necessary for the country to crawl itself out of the Great Depression. Since its inception, the FDIC and its guarantees have allowed the United States to prosper and gain confidence.

By |2019-04-10T15:41:48+00:00April 10th, 2019|Financial Planning, Investing|