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Pitfalls of Buffered and Levered ETFs to Achieve Your Financial Goals

Pitfalls of Buffered and Levered ETFs to Achieve Your Financial Goals

The marketplace for exchange-traded funds (ETFs) grows each day, and more and more different and innovative products are being created. One new type utilizes derivatives. While these ETFs are innovative and flashy, it’s important to think about the ramifications of investing in such a product.

What Questions Do I Need to Ask a Seller Before Buying a Home?

What Questions Do I Need to Ask a Seller Before Buying a Home?

No matter how confident you are that the house you’re about to buy is the perfect one for you, it’s always wise to ask as many questions of the seller as possible to make sure you’re getting exactly what you paid for, without any nasty surprises. Here are some vital questions to ask!

How to Report Your 2020 RMD Rollover on Your Tax Return

How to Report Your 2020 RMD Rollover on Your Tax Return

One of the provisions of the CARES Act was a suspension of 2020 Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs). For individuals who took a distribution early in 2020, they were given the opportunity to “undo” part or all of that distribution by returning funds to their IRA by August 31, 2020. Learn more about the tax reporting.

City of Tacoma Employees: Buy-Up Long-Term Disability Insurance Benefit

City of Tacoma Employees: Buy-Up Long-Term Disability Insurance Benefit

Starting Monday, January 11 through Friday, January 29, eligible City of Tacoma employees have an opportunity to buy affordable additional long-term disability insurance coverage through the City. While this benefit may not sound too exciting, it represents essential insurance coverage that you should consider.