Learn what capital gains are, how they affect taxes, and what you can do to mitigate your tax burden.
Federal student loan payments are starting up again. Learn what to do next.
It’s no secret that energy costs keep going up. The good news is that federal tax credits are available to people who invest in energy efficiency in their home and vehicles.
If you want your cabin to remain in the family, do you have a plan for how to make that happen? Here are some considerations.
Learn the hallmarks of a sophisticated tech support scam that is becoming prevalent, so you can take steps to protect yourself.
Often, clients will ask the difference between wills and trusts, and which is better. Let’s look at wills, trusts, how they are used, and the pros and cons of each so you can go into a decision well-informed on your options.
A new law could change the way you save for retirement and use your retirement funds. We explain the law’s key provisions.
Ethical wills are a way to account for the intangible things you want to leave to your loved ones.
Use tax time to get the rest of your finances in order. Work through this checklist to ensure no opportunities are overlooked.
Follow these four steps for creating a charitable giving strategy that fits your overall goals and plans.
Retirement brings a lot of changes. While they might not be at the top of your list, don’t overlook your retirement insurance needs.
For those of you ready to resume travel, I asked our travel agent what you should keep in mind when traveling these days.
As people think about gifting money to family members, they want to do it in a way that is most beneficial to themselves and the recipients.
I’ve seen the light bulb go off in many people when they realize they have enough money to live as they wish the rest of their lives. But this moment can be elusive. How will you know you have enough? And, when you do know, what additional questions arise?
At Laurel Wealth Planning we often talk with clients about their "money story." We help them identify their views on money — which impact how they make...