Tax Scammers Are Hunting for Your Money

November 16 2015
It may not be tax season, but taxes still haunt plenty of people across the nation, as fraudsters try new tricks to swindle victims.  The IRS recently presented a “Special Edition Tax Tip” warning consumers about fake phone calls.  Take a look at the following tips and reminders so you don’t become another victim. What […] Read More

Tips for Protecting Your Identity

November 06 2015
If you haven’t been affected by identity theft, it’s only a matter of time unfortunately.  Here are some steps you can take to keep the thieves at bay. Annually review credit reports.  You can pull your credit report for free at annualcreditreport.com. Add pins or passwords to financial accounts.  This will prevent thieves from accessing […] Read More

Are Your Peers Saving More for Retirement Than You Are?

November 03 2015
The Employee Benefit Research Institute did a study of how much money people have saved for retirement based on their age.1  Whether you’re twenty, sixty, or somewhere in between, see how you compare to your peers with savings in an Individual Retirement Account (IRA). Take a look at the age ranges below and the average […] Read More