STAY ON TRACK: 10 TIPS FOR MIDYEAR FINANCIAL PLANNING￼
Although we all have the best intentions when we set financial goals each January, a lot can happen in 12 months to cause you to veer off course. Nobody wants to arrive at the end of the year and encounter a financial mess. One great way to keep yourself on a steady path to meeting your goals is to do a midyear check so you can make any necessary adjustments before things get out of …
BE A SAVVY SENIOR: KNOW THE WARNING SIGNS OF ELDER FRAUD￼
Just browse through the latest true crime documentaries on your preferred streaming network and you'll see that people of all ages and income levels are vulnerable to financial scammers. Unfortunately, as we get older, certain factors put us at greater risk. Social isolation, recent loss of a spouse or close family member, diminished cognitive abilities, and accumulated wealth can make those over age 60 especially attractive to fraudsters.
A GUIDE TO BENEFITS WHEN CHANGING JOBS￼
Fixed income investments (also known as bond investments) play an important role in a well-diversified portfolio, potentially serving as downside protection in times of uncertainty. Still, as of this writing in January 2022, some fixed income investors are understandably cautious about the risk of rising consumer prices on their portfolios. The primary concern is the potential for interest rates to increase.