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Avoid Common Tax Filing Mistakes

Common 1040 Mistakes to Avoid You may be in a rush to get your tax returns filed but take some extra time to avoid common tax filing mistakes that I see all the time.  These slip-ups often creep into federal and state tax returns. No one

Deep Water Oil Exploration with Haliburton

Good Time to Buy Haliburton Stock?

  Working with people's investments ultimately leads to questions like this: Is it a good time to buy Haliburton stock or oil stock or whatever?  As I tell clients, I'm a 'planner' not a 'prophet' but if you plan well you'll probably make a

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Retirement Planning for the Long Haul

  Imagine a forty-year retirement.  That's a lot of golf and travel and the 'honey do' list at home may actually get finished by then.  But really, what would you do if this happens to you? Your retirement planning needs to begin now. Your

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December 8 Weekly Economic Update from Steve Stanganelli

December 8, 2014 Here is your December 8 weekly economic update from Steve Stanganelli, CFP®, fee-only financial advisor serving Greater Boston to the Merrimack Valley.  We enter the beginning of the month with continued good economic news:

Weekly Economic Update from Steve Stanganelli

Here is your new weekly economic update from Steve Stanganelli, CFP®, fee-only financial advisor serving Greater Boston to the Merrimack Valley.   Inflation remains tame and there's little I see ahead that could change that view. The economy

Black Friday Kicks Off Holiday Spending

Keeping Holiday Spending Under Control

Black Friday kicks off the holiday buying season.  Keeping holiday spending under control begins with a plan.  How you plan will make a big difference in your personal bottom line now and as you start the New Year. You’ve seen the footage on

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Paying Taxes on Inherited Money

I recently received a question from someone asking about paying taxes on inherited money.  This is not an uncommon question for our Ask the Advisor program.  When someone passes away, talking about money may seem insensitive but unless you understand

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Are 134 Fees Better Than Commissions

I came across a very compelling and thoughtful post from a thought leader in the insurance arena I respect. In a recent post, the author, Brantley Whitely, asks are 134 fees better than commissions? I think that the gist of his comment is that a

Self-Defense Moves for You and Your Money

Financial Self-Defense Moves

Financial fraud and identity theft can be emotionally and financially devastating.  It's worse when it happens at the hands of a trusted advisor or financial professional. Scammers can be anywhere so you best be prepared to protect yourself.  Use

Market Basket Employee Money Questions: Get More for Your Dollar

Financial Planning Tips for Market Basket Employees

Paychecks will be a lot lighter over the next few weeks as the Market Basket employee protest continues.  Now more than 25,000 employees will be feeling even more wallet pain as their hours get reduced and quarterly bonuses shrink.  As a loyal

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