4 Gaps You Need To Fill If You Want To Retire Early

Posted on: 11 November 2019
Do you want to retire early? More and more Americans are actively choosing to work toward the goal of retiring 10, 15, or even 20 years early. For some, this seems like a pipe dream. However, you can do it successfully by filling these key financial gaps: 1. Wants and Needs Americans have a hard time defining what is a 'want' and a 'need.' There is a fundamental gap between what people often know is a 'want' and what their emotions tell them about that expense.
[Read More]

Three Things You Should Know About Making Bail After An Arrest

Posted on: 9 September 2019
If you find yourself placed under arrest, you will be taken to jail and processed. At some point, you will appear before a judge for an arraignment where the charge or charges will be read, and you will enter a plea. If you plead not guilty, there will be the issue of bail. This is the amount of a bond or the money deposited with the court to assure you will make your court date.
[Read More]

Securing Bail Before You Even Know What The Judge Decreed: Why This Should Be Avoided

Posted on: 8 July 2019
When a family member or friend has been charged and arrested with a crime, your first impulse is "No! They didn't do it!" Your second impulse is to run out and see how many different ways you can get bail money so that you can bail out the friend/family member. You should avoid doing that until you hear what the judge has to say at the arraignment hearing. Sometimes judges have really good days and do not intend to enforce the fullest extent of the law, which means that a lesser crime may not result in jail time until the hearing.
[Read More]

Want to Prepare for Tax Time? 3 Items to Gather Throughout the Year

Posted on: 10 May 2019
For most individuals and business owners, filing your taxes is not a pleasant task. Unfortunately, it is an important task that must be completed in a timely and effective manner. Thankfully, you can avoid mistakes and reduce your risk of an audit by preparing all through the year. This guide will help you gather and organize a few imperative documents you will need before filing your taxes. Income Statements You may be filing your taxes once a year, but you will be receiving income all through the year.
[Read More]