Once again, the Internal Revenue Service has tacked on another $500 to its 401(k) contribution limit for 2018 — that’s one of the highlights of the IRS’ newly unveiled schedule of tax rates, deductions, credits and exemptions for that year.
Saving for retirement is a very important part of financial planning. Having a goal for your retirement savings can keep you on the right track, but meeting those goals can be difficult. A recent survey conducted by Capital One Bank found that only a third of respondents accomplished their financial goals last year. This year, […]
If you are over the age of 70 ½ and you have not yet taken your required retirement plan distributions for this year, there is no time to spare. These distributions from your retirement accounts must be taken before December 31 or you will face a hefty tax penalty. Most retired individuals are required to […]
A time to look forward, New Years gives us the opportunity to better ourselves. We set resolutions raising the bar where we’ve fallen short before. As we focus on our new goals, the old year is soon forgotten along with all that happened in the past. Being a nut about advanced planning, we make a […]