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Financial Planning Retirement

Changes to Paycheck Protection Program

Information for small business owners to consider. On Monday, Feb. 22, the White House announced several changes to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) that went into effect on Wednesday, Feb. 24. These changes are intended to further target “the…

Financial Planning Retirement

Retirement Seen Through Your Eyes

After you leave work, what will your life look like? How do you picture your future? If you are like many contemplating retirement, your view is likely pragmatic compared to that of your parents. That doesn’t mean you must…

Financial Planning Retirement

Retirement Blindspots

Some life and financial factors that can sometimes be overlooked. We all have our “blue sky” visions of the way retirement should be, yet our futures may unfold in ways we do not predict. So, as you think about…

Retirement Social Security

2021 COLA Gives Modest Increase

Social Security beneficiaries will see a modest increase in the 2021 cost-of-living adjustment (COLA). The 2021 adjustment of 1.3 percent will increase benefits for roughly 70 million Social Security beneficiaries resulting in an average increase of $20 per month…