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T is for Tax Mistakes You Should Avoid

There is no doubt our tax laws can be complicated. The continued expansion of our tax code, along with its complexity, helps to create a playground for common mistakes. Making one of these mistakes, no matter how small, may result in underpayment, overpayment or delays on your refund. Let’s go over some of the most common […]

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AZ Asks Advisor Views

A feature from Ann Zuraw, Zuraw Financial Advisors,   LLC. Advisor Views offers timely investment news and market updates designed to keep you informed, while        enhancing your overall investment experience. Human Capital: Don’t Overlook this Important Asset Class  When considering asset classes, most investors think of things such as stocks and bonds, commodities or real estate. Each of […]

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S is for a Successful Financial Future

One of the most important lessons when planning for a successful financial future is finding a way to control your money instead of letting it control you. Success is about your choices, priorities, values and the development of healthy financial habits. The following tips may help lead you to financial comfort, contentment and a valued […]

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R is for “Reinventing” yourself after divorce

If you let it, divorce can send you spiraling into deep depression, where you become the victim or it can shake you out of complacency and into the action.  Choose the latter and open yourself to new experiences and begin reinventing yourself. Start looking to the future … The past is the past… Focus on […]

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Q is for “Should I Quit My Job to raise the children”?

Are you thinking about quitting you job to devote more time at home to raise your kids? This is a question many women struggle with when children come along. After all, taking care of children and a full-time career can be overwhelming. But quitting your job should not be done impulsively; there are many questions […]

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P is for Paper Overload and You

Being smart and organized with your finances can sometimes come with a price: Paper Overload. It’s easy to get lost under stacks of paperwork cluttering your desk at home and at work, because most of the time it’s hard to know what to keep and what to toss.  Luckily we live in an age where […]

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AZ Asks: Advisors Views

  Advisor Views A feature from Ann Zuraw, Zuraw Financial Advisors, LLC. Advisor Views offers timely investment news and market updates designed to keep you informed, while enhancing your overall investment experience.   Behavioral Finance: Are We Ruled by Emotion? If asked, most people would probably say they are rational individuals who make wise decisions. Indeed, […]

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M is for Manners and In-Flight Calling

  Should the Federal Communications Commission lift the22-year ban against in flight calls and cellular-data use by passengers in flight? In order to answer this question, we will need to consider how proper etiquette will come into play? In an age of hyper-connectivity, can technology and common courtesy come together and be socially tolerable?  Technology […]

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L is for Loosen your Purse Strings for Charity

Take your pick of the many charitable organizations at home and around the world.  What is it that concerns you most?  We are each uniquely drawn to certain causes as we are all distinctively different people.  Decide which charities you’re passionate about, whether they help reduce global poverty, research cures for illness, or help right […]

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