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Spending in the United States

Robert J Russell, LAS, LUTCF, IRES, ICREA, GMA, REALTOR and Insurance Broker has been helping people for over 32 years. Many people ask my opinion about politics, the economy etc. Here is some info on a local website: If we … Continue reading

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Does my Homeowners’ Insurance Cover That?

Most homeowners purchase a standard homeowners’ insurance policy and rarely take the time to read it after they receive it from their agent. If they do read it, it is so complicated to understand that it looks like blah, blah, … Continue reading

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Sock away a larger amount of cash and defer paying taxes…….

What are the advantages of annuities? The biggest advantages annuities offer is that they allow you to sock away a larger amount of cash and defer paying taxes. Unlike other tax-deferred retirement accounts such as 401(k)s and IRAs, there is … Continue reading

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Wealth Transfer and How it Affects You

1. Too Much Joint Property. To some affluent individuals their “simple solution” to the transfer of their wealth is to have it all titled in joint name. This “simple solution” can cost hundreds and result in costly tax and non-tax … Continue reading

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February is not too late for Financial Resolutions

The first of the year always brings with it the promise of new beginnings and the burden of self-improvement. Fueled by the nostalgia of the holidays, armed with a year’s worth of regrets, and unleashed by the ceremonialism and ritual … Continue reading

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Travel Fees You Don’t Know About

Ever been on a trip and wondered if you were overcharged for Wi-Fi service or even departure taxes? You don’t want to be strapped for cash when it comes to these often-overlooked fees. Make sure you include these 11 items … Continue reading

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Rubio and the tax plan to cut corporate rates

Sen. Marco Rubio. Photo: AP (Bloomberg) — U.S. businesses, families and high-income households would see significant tax cuts under a plan outlined Wednesday by Marco Rubio, the Florida senator and potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate. The proposal, offered with Senator Mike … Continue reading

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Bloomberg says Obama budget raises taxes

(Bloomberg) — President Barack Obama’s proposed 2015 budget would increase taxes by $1.4 trillion over the next decade compared with current law, the budget agency said. In a fresh analysis of the White House budget plan for the fiscal year … Continue reading

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Whats going in business?

Personal incomes and spending for April were a key newsmaker last week. Incomes for the month ticked down by $5.6 billion, or less than 0.1 percent, while personal consumption expenditures (PCE) declined $20.5 billion, or 0.2 percent, according to data … Continue reading

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Seven health tax tips to save you money

If you are looking to save money on your taxes – here is a website to check out. Not only does it give good advice on saving money on taxes, it also answers people’s questions about like and health insurance. … Continue reading

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