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Beating the Bear (Market!)

    By: Jack K. Riashi, Jr., CFP® This past week was so unusual that it may well have been the first week ever where every day was one of the 100 best or worst days for the S & P 500 Index since 1928!  It also ended one of the longest bull markets in […]

  By Ken Bloom, J.D., LLM In December 2019 Congress passed the Setting Every Community up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 (The SECURE Act). On December 20, 2019 the President signed the SECURE Act into law. The SECURE Act includes several important changes effective January 1, 2020 for individuals. The table below summarizes the […]

   Besides football, Halloween, and the changing of the seasons, October is also the beginning of Medicare Open Enrollment. Medicare Open Enrollment begins October 15th and runs through December 7th. This is the time of year that you can change your prescription portion of your Medicare plan, which is commonly known as Part D. During […]

By Ken Bloom, J.D., LLM I recently read a study about the employment growth rate of people 65 and older that that startled me.  Since 2000 the percentage of adults employed in the workforce has steadily declined while the percentage of elderly Americans working has steadily increased. The labor participation rate (the percentage of people […]

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