Financial Planning

The FIRE Movement

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 The FIRE Movement A radical new approach to working, saving, and retiring.  Provided by The Brio Launch Team Retire before 50 and live your best life. That is the message of the FIRE (Financial Independence, Retire Early) movement, which is drawing interest worldwide. Adherents of the FIRE movement contend that many young adults can pursue financial […]

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401(k) Loan Repayment

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401(k) Loan Repayment A longer repayment time can be an advantage.  Provided by The Brio Launch Team The conventional wisdom about taking a loan from your 401(k) plan is often boiled down to: not unless absolutely necessary. That said, it isn’t always avoidable for everyone or in every situation. In a true emergency, if you […]

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Diversification, Patience, and Consistency

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Diversification, Patience, and Consistency Three important factors when it comes to planning your financial life.  Provided by The Brio Launch Team Regardless of how the markets may perform, consider making the following part of your investment philosophy: Diversification. The saying “don’t put all your eggs in one basket” has real value when it comes to […]

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Money Tips for Newlyweds

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Money Tips for Newlyweds Ideas to Help Manage Stress.  Provided by The Brio Launch Team In a recent study, 35% of married couples described money issues as their primary source of stress. While there are many potential causes of such financial stress, in some cases the root may begin with habits formed early in the […]

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Tax Moves to Consider in Summer

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Tax Moves to Consider in Summer Even as an early investor, now is a good time to think about a few financial matters.  Provided by The Brio Launch Team Consider making tax moves earlier rather than later. If you own a business, earn significant investment income, are recently married or divorced, or have a Flexible Savings […]

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The Financial Realities of Longevity

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The Financial Realities of Longevity Your financial future is up to you and no one else.  Provided by The Brio Launch Team What will be your future? You know that solid retirement strategy takes your time horizon, an often unpredictable factor, into consideration. Your thinking must include an awareness of how long you must save for […]

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Making Investment Decisions

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Making Investment Decisions Are your choices based on evidence or emotion?  Provided by The Brio Launch Team Information vs. instinct. When it comes to investing, many people believe they have a “knack” for choosing good investments. But what exactly is that “knack” based on? The fact is, the choices we make with our assets can be […]

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Could Social Security Really Go Away?

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Could Social Security Really Go Away? That may be unlikely, but the program does face financial challenges.  Provided by The Brio Launch Team Will Social Security run out of money in the 2030s? You may have heard warnings about this dire scenario coming true.These warnings, however, assume that no action will be taken to address Social […]