“He that can have patience can have what he will.” – Benjamin Franklin There’s a good reason that credit card companies have gone after college students for so long. Students assume that they can run up a credit card bill because it will be easy to pay it off after they graduate and get a […]
Where do you begin with tax planning?
Some find tax planning fun, others hate it. What is the practical way to start tax planning.
Financial Independence 3: Realistic Numbers
Now is where the rubber meets the road in financial planning!
The Power of Specialized Knowledge
Be careful on whether you want to prepare your own tax returns.
If you are serious about your financial future, you should know the answers to these four questions.
Without knowing the answers to these four questions, your financial future is in jeopardy!
“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” –Helen Keller The Georgia Institute of Technology, better known as Georgia Tech, plans to offer a $6,600 online master’s degree in computer science, a sixth of the price of its on-campus degree. With this announcement, we are finally starting […]
How We Lie To Ourselves About Money Part 2: “I can’t begin because…” “You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.” -Beverly Sills I, of course, want every one of my clients and contacts to do very, very well — and be as financially secure as they’d […]
Uncle Sam or the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has gotten some really effective plans to bail you out of your tax debt crisis. It has started the so-called ‘IRS Fresh Start’ program to make it easier for struggling taxpayers like you to get rid of all the back taxes owed to the federal tax collection […]
How We Lie To Ourselves About Money Part 1: “As Soon As …” “You get the best out of others when you give the best of yourself.” – Harry Firestone Most of us rationalize why we can’t get our finances together right now. Many Americans prolong these excuses during their entire working careers. Here […]
Aligning Money With What We Truly Care About “The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.” -Oliver Wendell Holmes Ken Rouse , author of Putting Money in Its Place, (https://www.amazon.com/Putting-Money-Its-Place-Rouse/dp/0840391153) has a simple exercise that helps people determine what they value most […]
“No person will do a great thing who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit.” – Andrew Carnegie Last time, I gave you four significant factors which often lead to an audit from the good old’ Internal Revenue Service. They were … 1. Making “indefensible” claims 2. When things don’t […]