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Take A Retirement Test Drive

Getting ready for retirement? Some people prefer to make an abrupt transition into retirement. One day they’re working, the next day they’re done forever. Others like to ease into it and kick the tires first. We talked to financial writer Alina Tugend of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance about the pros and con of taking a retirement […]

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Have A Chill Holiday!

Our office will close for the Christmas holiday on December 25. We will reopen on a normal schedule on Thursday, December 26.   

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BREAKING NEWS: Big IRA Overhaul Expected This Weekend

A major IRA, 401(k), and retirement overhaul is expected this weekend, catching almost everyone in the financial and retirement affairs community by surprise. After months of inaction, Washington insiders expect Congress to pass the long-delayed SECURE Act. Retirees could see a total revamp of IRA and Required Minimum Distributions rules, some positive, some definitely negative. […]

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Happier Holidays: The Toys Are On Their Way!

To all our Clients and Friends: Thank you so much for coming to our holiday party yesterday! It was great to see everyone and take a moment to celebrate the holidays together. We have much to be grateful for in 2019, and we look forward to a happy and healthy 2020. So many of you […]

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Come Celebrate The Holidays With Us!

Please stop by to celebrate the season with us! It’s our opportunity to say “Thank You” to our clients, friends and colleagues who we have had the good fortune to work with in 2019. Help us support our community’s children by bringing an unwrapped toy or gift. And join with us in getting ready to […]

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It’s Official! Adam Financial Joins Mercer Advisors

A message to our clients from Founder and President Mari Adam: It’s official! As of December 15, Adam Financial Associates (AFA) is joining the Mercer Advisors’ team! Mercer is one of the nation’s leading fee-only advisors, ranked consistently among the largest independent Registered Investment Advisers and financial planning firms in the U.S. Mercer Advisors will […]

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Top Reasons For Working Past 65

Older Americans are living longer than ever. So it should be no surprise that many plan to continue working into retirement to keep busy and stay mentally fit, reports Jacqueline Sergeant for Financial Advisor magazine. By 2026, almost 1/3 of all individuals in the 65-to-74 age group are projected to be gainfully employed, according to […]

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Succession Stories From The Front Line: Come Hear How We Did It

You’ve built a successful investment advisory firm. Now what? How do you execute a succession plan that lets you engage and retain next generation advisors? Come hear two of my colleagues and me talk about how we did it. Our panel is Monday afternoon, December 9, at the DeVoe G2 Forum – Fontainebleau Miami Beach. […]

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The Clock Is Ticking On Year-End Tax Moves

Tick, tock, tick, tock. Do you hear it? That’s the sound of time running out. We talked with financial journalist Robyn A. Friedman of City & Shore Magazine to share smart year-end tax moves that can save people money. “It’s not too late to review your tax situation for 2019 – or too early to […]

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Don’t Let Hefty Credit Card Bills Be All That’s Left When The Holidays Are Over

Enjoy the holidays, but don’t get carried away with holiday shopping. It’s easy to overspend, and 48 million Americans are still paying off credit card debt from last holiday season, says NerdWallet. 55% of credit card users carry a balance on their cards, paying interest rates of 16.86% on average, says website CreditDonkey. The average individual credit card […]

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