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It Could Be Called “Love” Insurance

By Paula Miles | September 17, 2020

Life insurance can be called “love “insurance because we use it to protect the ones we hold dear. It’s the true definition of love for your family that can be the key to ensuring their future financial security.  What is life insurance? When trying to piece together on the importance of life insurance, you will…

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A Stimulus Check & Your Social Security Benefits Tax

By Paula Miles | September 17, 2020

This year has been quite an adventure for people who need to file and pay taxes. COVID-19’s impact on the economy led to the delaying of the income tax filing date as well as the passing of the CARES Act, or what’s otherwise known as the COVID-19 Stimulus. If you met the eligibility requirements set…

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2020 May Be A Good Time For A ROTH

By Paula Miles | August 20, 2020

Even during difficult financial times, opportunity can come knocking at your door. There is very little doubt that the current COVID19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on the U.S. economy, affecting almost every individual in its path. With that said, certain events have made 2020 the year to strongly consider converting any eligible investment accounts into…

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Summer Home Security Tips

By Paula Miles | August 20, 2020

Your home is your pride and joy and you should always feel safe and secure when you are in it.Summer is upon us and the warmer temperatures mean we are spending a lot more time outside, enjoying our grounds. Employ these simple tips to make safety a priority on your property. They will make it…

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Estate Planning & Unpaid Debts

By Paula Miles | August 8, 2020

When we pass, there will be debts that are left unpaid even if we stay caught up with our financial obligations. At the very least, there will be the medical bills accrued towards the end of life and any bills that can end up delinquent as a result of illness. There are more ways that…

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Ask THIS Before You Claim Social Security

By Paula Miles | August 8, 2020

Should I claim my Social Security benefits now? It’s a common question, and it’s one that you’re very prudent in asking. Timing is the biggest facet in maximizing your benefits. Yet, you’ll get an array of answers on the best timing. Let’s break down three questions that will give you the most definitive answer to…

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Laid Off Before You’re Ready To Retire?

By Paula Miles | July 23, 2020

If you have been one of the many impacted by COVID-19 and you’re closer to retirement than some, then you should look through these tips to see what you can do to overcome this problem. Check Your Savings Check your savings account to see how much money you have.  It’s a necessary exercise to be…

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UPDATE: RMD Requirements

By Paula Miles | July 23, 2020

If you missed the news, the IRS announced that if you already took out your maximum percent for your Required Minimum Distribution, you are still in luck. According to the IRS, you can still roll over those funds and put them back into your account. That is according to the current Coronavirus, Aid, Relief and…

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Summer Travel: Flying in the Pandemic

By Paula Miles | July 10, 2020

After months of desolation at the airports, air travel has increased every week leading into the busy summer vacation season. With full flights becoming more of the norm, it is more challenging than ever to socially distance on planes, making it important that you follow additional precautions. Mask Up: The number one thing that you…

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Risk Tolerance Vs Risk Capacity: Knowing The Difference

By Paula Miles | July 10, 2020

The economy that we all wake up in each day under COVID-19 looks a lot different from the one that existed before the virus took hold in the United States and around the world. It has been a major point of reflection for people all around the world. Many are reviewing how they have ran…

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