How to Handle Market Declines

By | December 21st, 2018|Categories: Knowledge Center|

An Article by Capital Ideas This article was originally published on June 29, 2016. It has been updated with 2017 figures and additional information. 7 ways to fight fear with facts You wouldn’t be human [...]

If You Want Your Grandchildren to Inherit Some of Your Money by: Glen Ruffenach of the WSJ

By | November 19th, 2018|Categories: Knowledge Center|

If you are considering leaving your grandchildren money, experts say to keep your children in the loop. By:  Glenn Ruffenach There is one possible downside to being a generous grandparent: Your children may view bequests [...]

Why Is It So Cool to Be Gloomy? by: Matt Ridley of the WSJ

By | November 15th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Follow Us, Knowledge Center|Tags: , , |

Has the percentage of the world population that lives in extreme poverty almost doubled, almost halved or stayed the same over the past 20 years? When the Swedish statistician and public health expert Hans Rosling [...]

What’s a QCD- and Why Taxpayers Need to Know the Answer Now by Glenn RUffenach of the WSJ

By | September 23rd, 2018|Categories: Knowledge Center|

What’s a QCD—and Why Taxpayers Need to Know the Answer Now Thanks to tax-law changes, qualified charitable distributions are more attractive than ever for IRA holders By Glenn Ruffenach Sept. 23, 2018 10:02 p.m. ET [...]

Charitable Donation Options After Tax Reform by Paragon Accounting

By | September 20th, 2018|Categories: Knowledge Center|

Francis Bacon once said, “With charity there is no excess” – a powerful statement that the IRS would amend to add, “but with limitations.” When it comes to charitable donations, you are allowed to deduct [...]

Misconceptions About Health Care Costs in Retirement by Rachel Hartman of US News and World Report

By | September 12th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Follow Us, Knowledge Center|

While many Americans are aware that health care expenses will be significant during retirement, it can be tough to decipher exact amounts to set aside for medical treatment. Four out of five workers have not [...]