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Here’s Why Warren Buffett Is Right and Dave Ramsey Is Wrong About Mortgages

By GRA News Blog | January 20, 2022

  Financial experts and investors may sometimes give conflicting advice – Warren Buffett and Dave Ramsey are no exception. In this article by The Motley Fool,…

Struggling? Here are 5 things you can do to fortify your finances.

By GRA News Blog | January 20, 2022

Cost of living is up, income is down—a few adjustments here and there can potentially help boost your bank account. For most Americans, 2021 brought…

Should You Convert To Roth?

By GRA News Blog | January 20, 2022

Let’s take a look at some pros and cons, starting with reasons why now might not be the time for a Roth conversion There has…

How to Make Retirement Savings Last When Life Gets in the Way

By GRA News Blog | January 5, 2022

What to consider when you’re approaching retirement and haven’t met savings goals. If you’re approaching retirement, but haven’t met your savings goals, there are some…

Converting To A Roth? Don’t Fall Into These Traps

By GRA News Blog | January 4, 2022

With talks of long-term changes to retirement planning in the potential tax reform legislation, it may be time to start thinking about Roth IRA conversions.…

How to Lower Your Tax Bill When Stocks Are Having a Banner Year

By GRA News Blog | January 3, 2022

A common practice among investors is tax-loss harvesting. This occurs by selling shares of stocks or funds that have lost value, thus reducing the taxes…

Three Reasons Rich People Buy Life Insurance

By GRA News Blog | December 31, 2021

You may be surprised to find life insurance is still important even for people with plenty of money. According to this article by The Motley…

What’s Your Retirement Number?

By GRA News Blog | December 30, 2021

To cross the finish line when you want, find the right target for your retirement savings and follow our training regimen. As with most things,…

Here’s How Much You Should Tip Restaurant Workers

By GRA News Blog | December 23, 2021

In this article by CNBC, a recent survey shows that the majority of consumers have been tipping restaurant workers more than 20% during the pandemic.…

A Couple Stored IRA Gold at Home. They Owe the IRS More Than $300,000.

By GRA News Blog | December 20, 2021

It can be dangerous to invest retirement-plan funds in esoteric assets without proper guidance. A husband and wife in Rhode Island have learned that lesson…