Imagine a crew team where one or two rowers were out of sync. They would certainly not be rowing as efficiently as possible! In order to give the best advice as “fiduciary advisors,” we must take a complete and holistic perspective of all financial matters when working with our clients.
Tax minimization is more than just simply maximizing the amount of money you keep in your pocket at income tax time. It is a long-term engagement and an important component of the overall financial planning process.
If you’ve only just begun your career and are starting to collect a decent paycheck, the last thing on your mind is probably retirement planning. When you’re in your twenties and thirties, retirement can feel light years away, but it will get here much quicker than you can imagine. And when it does, you’ll want to be prepared.
Being financially literate in today’s economic climate is more important than ever. Understanding finances can help you make better money management decisions, budget your money properly, adequately save for college, and be financially prepared for retirement. While it may sound daunting, financial literacy starts with a budget.