About Mari Adam

Mari Adam, Certified Financial Planner™ and President of Adam Financial Associates Inc, has been helping individuals and families chart their financial futures for over twenty-five years. Have a question about your financial situation? Ask Mari!
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Is Your Money Really Safe At The Bank?

The 2008 financial meltdown definitely changed how we look at bank safety. It’s understandable that several clients are calling lately to ask us how safe their money really is at their banks. So let’s review the basics of banking safety. Your insured deposits are protected for up to $250,000 by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).  The FDIC, in turn, […]

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It’s A Great Time To Fund A Roth IRA

If you haven’t seen it yet, take a moment to peruse Kimberly Lankford’s recent article for AARP on “Why You Should Have a Roth IRA During Turbulent Times.” Kim interviewed Mari Adam last week about how a Roth IRA is one of the most versatile and valuable savings accounts around. And despite the market turbulence, […]

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We’re Working Remotely

Due to COVID-19, our physical offices are temporarily closed and our Boca Raton team is working remotely. We are still able to provide you with timely advice and account support. If you would like to speak with an advisor please reach out to us via phone or email. For more information navigating these recent events, please […]

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What You Need To Know About The CARES Stimulus Act And Your Retirement Accounts

The $2 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, signed by the President last Friday, provides bold stimulus measures to ease the pain and disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic. We’ve summarized below the key provisions affecting your retirement accounts. We stand by ready to answer your questions or explore which measures you should […]

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Six Tips For Making Marriage Work After Age 50

Thinking about getting married? If you’re over 50 and considering making your relationship permanent, there’s plenty to consider. Check out Mari’s conversation with journalist Robyn A. Friedman for City & Shore’s Prime magazine about the pros and cons of marriage after 50. Disagreements over money, sex and kids can torpedo second marriages, so follow some […]

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South Florida Real Estate Market Rolls Out High-Tech Tools During Pandemic

Across South Florida, we’re learning to cope with the reality of lockdowns, no school, and work-from-home directives. That’s forced homeowners and real estate professionals to adapt to a new reality. Even as the COVID-19 pandemic rages around us, we all have clients, friends and neighbors selling homes, buying homes, and packing up homes to move […]

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Thank You, Health Care Professionals!

We would like to take a moment to say “Thank You” to all our clients, their families, and community members who are health care professionals and are helping to battle the coronavirus pandemic. We are grateful for your knowledge, expertise and sacrifice!

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The Market’s Down: Should You Make Changes To Your 401(k)?

Yes, the market is down. A lot. One of the most common questions we’re getting from clients is what they should do with their 401(k) contributions and investments. You have several choices. Here’s a rundown of the pros and cons of each. Option #1. Stay the course As hard as it may be to stomach […]

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COVID-19 Fallout: Taxpayers Now Get Until July 15 To File Taxes

Taxpayers are getting a helping hand from the federal government to ease the pain and disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Filing and Paying Taxes The Internal Revenue Service confirmed it has moved the deadline for filing individual tax returns for tax year 2019 from April 15 to July 15. The deadline for paying taxes, without penalty […]

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What Investors Should Do Now

We wanted to share with you an important message from Donald A. Calcagni, Chief Investment Officer at Mercer Advisors, to help answer questions you may have about the recent market volatility: At Mercer Advisors, we’re committed to keeping you informed on current events and how they relate to your long-term Economic FreedomTM. On Monday, US […]

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