Archive for February 2014

Are Pensions up for Grabs?

According to many studies, pensions of all kinds are assuming 8% average returns and taking 10 times the risk they have in the past in order to provide the required pension incomes. As we have seen with Detroit, the latest example of reduced pensions and lost cost of living benefits, it is troubling to see…

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Tax Planning for 2014

Washington did it again! If last year’s tax increases weren’t enough, over 40 tax changes were made for the tax year of 2014. Which ones affect you and do you know how to take advantage of them? There are ways to reduce or avoid any unnecessary federal, state or local taxes. Whether you find yourself…

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