Welcome to Our Blog

 

 

Monday, November 16, 2015


How to Live a Happier Financial Life

 

Monday, November 2, 2015


Why the New Chip?

 

Friday, September 25, 2015


The Money Marathon

 

Wednesday, September 16, 2015


Socially Responsible Investing: How Capitalism Can Save the World

 

Thursday, August 20, 2015


Investing In Yourself

 

Wednesday, August 12, 2015


The Income Challenge

 

Thursday, July 30, 2015


Don't Let Pizza Put You in the Red

 

Thursday, July 23, 2015


Insurance for Your Life Stage

 

Monday, June 22, 2015


The Generational Communication Gap

 

Monday, June 1, 2015


Enough

 

Tuesday, May 26, 2015


Where is Everything?

 

Monday, May 18, 2015


Keeping Good Records in a Digital/Email Age

 

Tuesday, May 12, 2015


Children in our Eyes Only

 

Friday, May 8, 2015


How Do I Teach My Kids about Money?

 

Monday, April 27, 2015


Beneficiary Reviews

 

Friday, April 24, 2015


Financial Values in Divorce

 

Monday, March 30, 2015


Successful 401k Investing

 

Monday, March 23, 2015


How Much Death Benefit Do I Need?

 

Tuesday, March 17, 2015


Writing It down

 

Tuesday, February 10, 2015


Important Information about Filing Your 2014 Tax Return

 

Tuesday, February 3, 2015


Buying a House

 

Monday January 19, 2015


Social Security Statements

 

Monday, January 12, 2015


Lead, Don't Chase

 

Tuesday, December 30, 2014


Social Security Benefits

 

Monday, December 1, 2014


Car Loans

 

Monday, November 24, 2014


Celebrating Independence

 

Monday, November 3, 2014


Public Wi-Fi - When to Use and Not to Use?

 

Monday, October 27, 2014


Talking to Your Kids about Money

 

Wednesday, October 22, 2014


When Should I Take Social Security?

 

Monday, October 13, 2014


It's Harvest Season!

 

Monday, September 29, 2014


Thoughts on Leaving a Roth to Your Heirs and Roth Conversions

 

Monday, September 22, 2014


How Do I Optimize My College Financial Aid Chances?

 

Thursday, September 4, 2014


Back to School Lessons

 

Tuesday, August 26, 2014


Going Paperless

 

Monday, August 18, 2014


529 College Withdrawal Information

 

Wednesday, July 30, 2014


For More Than a Rainy Day

 

Wednesday, July 16, 2014


Changes Coming to Your 401k

 

Tuesday, July 8, 2014


You Think You Know What to Expect during Retirment?

 

Tuesday, July 1, 2014


Lost and Found

 

Monday, June 23, 2014


Titling Assets for Routine Estate Planning

 

Monday, June 16, 2014


Are Home Prices Really Going Up in Grand Rapids?

 

Monday, June 9, 2014


To Be or Not To Be Generous

 

Tuesday, June 3, 2014


Reviewing Your Tax Return

 

Monday, May 12, 2014


I Make Too Much Money to Contribute to a Roth IRA...Or Do I?

 

Monday, May 5, 2014


Passing Assets to the Next Generation

 

Monday, April 28, 2014


My Kids Are Grown Up, Now What?

 

Monday, April 14,2014


Still Learning After All These Years

 

Tuesday, April 8, 2014


Using the IRS to Steal Your Identity

 

Monday, March 31, 2014


It's a Balancing Act

 

Monday, March 17, 2014


Should I take a Loan form My 401(k)?

 

Thursday, March 13, 2014


In My Opinion the Simplest Tax Deduction Regardless of Your Income

 

Friday, March 7, 2014


2013 Tax Changes

 

Monday, February 24, 2014


Importance of Financial Advisor, CPA and Attorney Relationships

 

Friday, February 21, 2014


Tax Me Now or Tax Me Later

 

Tuesday, February 11, 2014


Protecting Your Personal Information and Identity

 

Monday, February 3, 2014


Don't Be Generous with Scams

 

Tuesday, January 28, 2014


A Week to Celebrate

 

Monday, January 20, 2014


New Year's Financial Resolutions

 

Monday, December 23, 2013


What Should My Children Pay For?

 

Monday, December 9, 2013


Insurance the Ignored Component in Financial Planning

 

Monday, November 25, 2013


Navigating the Affordable Care Act (ACA)

 

Tuesday, November 19, 2013


Paying for Health Care

 

Monday, November 11, 2013


How Work Affects Your Social Security Benefits

 

Monday, November 4, 2013


Estate Planning Is Not Only for the Rich

 

Monday, October 28, 2013


Maximizing  Your Employer Compensation Plan

 

Monday, October 21, 2013


You Owe it to  Yourself

 

Tuesday, October 8, 2013


Should I Pay off my Mortgage?

 

Monday, September 23, 2013


Understanding How to Efficiently Leverage Your High Deductible Health Insurance Plan

 

Monday, September 9, 2013


Finding the Right Financial Advisor

 

Tuesday, September 3, 2013


Don't Ignore These Risks

 

Monday, May 20, 2013


Helping the Grandchildren with Education

 

Monday, May 6, 2013


Avoiding Debt or Creating Debt?

 

Thursday, April 25, 2013


The New Tax Law and Roth's

 

Tuesday, January 29, 2013


College Savings Plan Questions

 

Friday, January 18, 2013


Thoughts on Buying a Home

 

Thursday, December 20, 2012


Christmas Spending Tips

 

Tuesday, October 30, 2012


Thoughts on Selling a Home

 

Monday, September 24, 2012


EFC Could Be as Important as ACT

 

Monday, August 27, 2012


Social Security Benefits

 

Tuesday, March 13, 2012


A Life Lesson