Financial Planning

Why Everyone Needs a Plan

Whether it is buying groceries, determining your next vacation destination, or even what time you’re going to wake up tomorrow, we plan for just about everything in life. Except when it comes to money. According to a Gallup poll, only 30% of Americans have a long-term financial plan that includes savings and investment goals. Failing […]

401k Mistakes

Top 401k Mistakes

The 401k is one of the most popular options available for those working toward retirement. These accounts, which are provided by employers, give employees the opportunity to make tax deferred contributions from each paycheck. This means that the funds used for contributions are not taxed upon entering your 401k but taxed later upon withdrawal. Additionally, […]

Preventing Ageism

Preventing Ageism in the Workforce

As you progress throughout your career, it is important to know what to look for when it comes to ageism. It may start with being passed over for a promotion, getting excluded from new company initiatives, a stagnant salary, and your bonuses reduced or even eliminated entirely. As time moves on, your performance evaluations, which […]