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Your net worth will ‘go crazy’ once you pass this money milestone — even Charlie Munger said you can ‘ease off the gas’ once you get there. Here’s the magic number and how to hit it

By GRA News Blog | March 29, 2024

Discover the millionaire club’s gateway for young Americans through the power of compounding. Learn the pivotal role of the first…

Are You Ready to Retire? Find Out With This 10-Item Checklist

By GRA News Blog | December 29, 2023

Navigating the retirement decision: As people enter their 60s, the question of when to retire becomes a common concern. Beyond financial considerations, the transition involves…

5 reasons why retirees should buy long-term care insurance

By GRA News Blog | December 28, 2023

Embrace the joy of retirement with a smart plan for the future! While the prospect of aging care expenses can be daunting, investing in a…

How to prepare for the ‘survivor’s penalty’ before a spouse passes

By GRA News Blog | December 26, 2023

Many older women outlive their spouses and may not anticipate higher future taxes after such a loss. Financial experts suggest proactive measures to navigate this…

The 4% Rule for Retirement Is Back

By GRA News Blog | December 25, 2023

Encouraging news for prospective retirees: The 4% rule is back! Thanks to higher interest rates and bond yields, new retirees can potentially spend 4% of…

‘It’s not taxed at all’: Warren Buffett shares the ‘best investment’ you can make when battling inflation — and it doesn’t have to cost you a dime

By GRA News Blog | December 22, 2023

Warren Buffett’s billionaire simplicity: Ranked eighth globally with an estimated net worth of $116 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, the Berkshire Hathaway CEO…

How to Renew TSA PreCheck

By GRA News Blog | December 21, 2023

Say goodbye to airport security headaches! Elevate your travel experience with TSA PreCheck, a game-changer in hassle-free security screening. Issued by the Department of Homeland…

Time to Act on These End-of-Year Tax Planning Tips: Tax Letter

By GRA News Blog | December 19, 2023

Year-end tax planning is on the horizon! With two months left in 2023, this letter outlines strategic actions to trim your federal tax bill. Focus…

Here are 5 uncomfortable truths about retirement — that you really need to hear. (Especially if you want to call it quits early)

By GRA News Blog | December 18, 2023

While the American dream often revolves around the idea of financial freedom in retirement, achieving it requires facing hard realities. Before hanging up your work…

3 tax changes you need to take care of before the end of this year

By GRA News Blog | December 15, 2023

Shift your focus to taxes before year-end! While tax season is traditionally a last-minute affair, savvy taxpayers are turning their attention to the last two…

You May Have to Put Catch-Up Contributions in a Roth 401(k): That’s Not a Bad Idea

By GRA News Blog | December 14, 2023

The recent stock market surge has turned the tide for 401(k) holders, with Fidelity Investments reporting an almost 8.3% increase in average account balances in…