Real Estate BRRRR Strategy Pros and Cons for Centralia, IL Investors

Real Estate BRRRR Strategy Pros and Cons for Centralia, IL Investors

Before I discuss the real estate BRRRR strategy, let’s talk about a current pressing topic that’s going to fuel investment talk. With numbers released last week, one thing is very obvious: inflation is here, and it is a problem for most Centralia, IL taxpayers.At...

Alan Newcomb’s Take on Paying Off Your Mortgage Early

Alan Newcomb’s Take on Paying Off Your Mortgage Early

We are for sure seeing a "turn signal" of sorts around here as 2022 barrels its way onto the horizon.How about you? Are you beginning to start thinking about next year? The turn of the seasons means a lot of different things to many people, but it seems just yesterday...

Alan Newcomb’s Primer on Sports Betting and Taxes

Alan Newcomb’s Primer on Sports Betting and Taxes

Just less than five years ago, certain sports figures were being threatened with suspension for even APPEARING at collectibles events in which a sports betting company was a sponsor.Now there is an NFL-endorsed provider of sports betting (for those states in which it...

How Centralia, IL Retirees Can Maximize Social Security Benefits

How Centralia, IL Retirees Can Maximize Social Security Benefits

We're almost there. Extended returns are due Friday, October 15th (for most - saving certain federally declared disaster areas). So, bear with us a little this week as we handle a bunch of last-minute things for the last-minute Centralia, IL people.But today, I...