"When it comes to maximizing your 401(k), nothing you do will be more important than maximizing your contributions."
"Women tend to live longer than men and must plan accordingly. In the United States, the average life expectancy is 81.2 years for women and 76.5 for men. This means women will most likely have to deal with money matters at some point, whether they like it or not."
Avoid these 3 things while planning for retirement...
Want to retire early?
Generosity is more than just "giving"
Do you let your children decide how to spend and save their own money?
We have received questions from clients regarding the Equifax security breach. At this point, it's difficult to recommend a best course of action. However, the Federal Trade Commission has provided some tips on protecting yourself in the wake of a security breach.
"[Love Mercy Do Justice] is coordinating with Covenant World Relief and the Midsouth Conference to coordinate a response through churches and other partners located in the affected regions."
As the rescue efforts in Houston continue, we continue to pray for all those affected.
Praying for the students, faculty, and staff at Minnehaha Academy, and all those who have come to their assistance.
Tax filers have a few extra days to prepare: this year's deadline is April 18th.
Also, because April 1st falls on a Saturday, the due date for taking an initial required minimum distribution from a tax-advantaged savings account has been moved up to March 31st this year.
A sincere thank you to everyone who helped put together another great Midwinter!
If you were hoping to see us in Louisville but didn't get a chance to stop by, you can always give us a call or send us a message: http://covenanttrust.com/office-directory/
"...financial planning is a process, not an event."
What part of the process can we help you with?