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Alan Newcomb’s Annual Holiday Prayer

This will be a different kind of note today than I normally post.Because the first thing to note is that a bona fide holiday miracle seems to have occurred: Congress agreed on another relief bill.Given this cultural climate, this might rank up there with the...

Play a bigger game

"So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go.  They don't overcome inertia.  They don't begin." - W. Clement Stone If it's not one thing, it's your mother... And I hope you did what you could to make her feel special this weekend. Or, if she's no...

The Heart Behind Year-End Giving – Alan Newcomb’s Three Key Ideas

Lost amid all of the Thanksgiving and holiday noise was the fact that a federal judge just blocked the implementation of the new overtime rules that small businesses were scrambling to prepare for this year. They had been scheduled to take effect on 12/1 of this year,...

Stimulus Checks and Unemployment Assistance For Centralia IL Taxpayers

These are the days when the internet is not necessarily your friend.Let's leave aside the very true fact that so many of the new, online substitutes for the "real thing" are a pale imitation of what we used to have, and that with more and more time spent online, there...

Five Productivity Tips for Centralia IL Busy Bodies

With Labor Day behind us, fall is just around the corner.(And a quick tax note: so are estimated taxes, if that applies to you. Due the 16th of this month. Consider yourself reminded. Though I will probably remind you once more.)Now ... fall. This can be a happy...

Alan Newcomb Reveals The Billionaire’s 4 Keys to Success

Well, after the midterm election results have settled for a while, I promised I would pipe in with my thoughts about what this means for tax policy moving forward. Here they are: ... Yes, you read that right. Despite what may seem like a fundamental shift in the...

Health Care Reform will affect you like this

What is once well done is done forever.  - Henry David Thoreau Well, as promised, I'm breaking down the new Health Care legislation in this week's blog post. Polls show that this legislation isn't popular--but it's now the law of the land, so we all should get used...

What Is Estate Planning? Six Good Reasons Everyone Should Have An Estate Plan In Centralia IL

There comes a point when you hear news such as we all saw unfold over the weekend in London (and earlier in the week in Manchester, UK), and it's tempting to just go numb. It feels like survival, during these crazy times. But I'm fighting to care, and not just tune...

Alan Newcomb’s 5 Quick Tips for Teaching Kids About Money

We've seen many parents in our offices these last few months, and we obviously go over tax returns, customized plans for saving more on taxes, as well as a variety of other strategies for handling their assets so that their children will, one day, be financially...

4 Very Common Mistakes Centralia IL Investors Should Avoid When Opening An IRA

There are so many different messages coming out of DC, per the media, that if you try to make sense of it all through the mass media lens, then you're bound to work at cross purposes with yourself. There's the Republican health care bill, and the current version of...

How You're Missing Legal Tax Deductions

Here’s a certain truth: the State and Federal Government would love to have more of your hard-earned money in their accounts. Sure, even though it’s painful, none of us begrudge paying our legal and fair share of taxes.
But the problem is that regular taxpayers, like you, are missing out on legal and safe deductions, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed refunds every year!

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