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The Paycheck Protection Program Has Received Additional Funding for 2021. Here’s What Small Business Owners Need to Know

Self-employed individuals and small businesses account for a significant portion of our country’s economy. During a global pandemic, like the one we’re experiencing now, small businesses suffer some of the hardest hits. Last March, the CARES Act...

A Second Round of Stimulus Checks Are Coming for Americans: The Rundown

COVID-19 Has Affected Our Travel Plans in 2020. If You’re Still Heading Out of Town Over the Holidays, Follow These 7 Travel Tips

Are you considering going on a trip over the holidays? Whether you are just visiting relatives for the weekend or enjoying a new location, traveling during the COVID-19 pandemic is nerve-wracking. But if you have decided to travel, there are a few...

Coronavirus & Beyond: 5 Financial Benefits of Working From Home

With companies opting to conduct business remotely in light of COVID-19, it turns out that remote work has its advantages. More than half of employees would prefer to continue working remotely, even after the pandemic is over.1 

As the Coronavirus Continues, Avoid These 5 Retirement Mistakes

In 2020, The World Went Virtual. But Should Your Financial Planner Still Live in Your Area?

In early 2020, governments around the globe took drastic measures to slow the spread of Covid-19. As a result, we saw a major shift in the way we work, interact with others and go about our daily lives. While working with an advisor virtually is...

The Stock Market and the Economy Are Not the Same: A Guide to Understanding the Difference

When we think of financial health, a few things might come to mind. We may think of our own financial status, our investments, the Dow Jones Industrial Average performance, the stock market as a whole, the economy, the country’s employment status...

You Received Unemployment Benefits During COVID-19. What Does That Mean for Your Taxes?

By the end of May 2020, over 20 million Americans claimed unemployment benefits.1 This payment can be a great relief to many who have found themselves out of work due to COVID-19. Many companies have been forced to lay off workers, while others...

4 Things That Will Be More or Less Expensive After Coronavirus

COVID-19 has impacted nearly every aspect of the economy. When President Donald Trump declared the virus a national emergency at the beginning of March, standards of living rapidly shifted: governors enacted stay-at-home orders, learning...

Common Scams to Be Aware of During the COVID-19 Pandemic

While staying alert and identifying potential scams is something we should always be doing, it is even more important at this moment in time. That's because, amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, scammers are eager to take advantage of the current state of...