Posts by ironpeakadvisors

Don’t Panic, Prepare for the Long Term

Don’t panic, prepare for the long term We all know the fundamental tenet of investing all too well: buy low, sell high. We also all know that this is much easier said than done. When the stock market is volatile, as it is right now, most people approach times like this with a reactionary perspective: selling low and…

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How Can I Save Money This Holiday Season?

Even though the holidays are supposed to be the most joyful time of the year, they’re often the most stressful time. Here are our tips for a budget-friendly holiday this season. Trim Your List Gift giving is one of the great joys of the holidays. It feels wonderful to show the people you love how much…

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Do I Need a Tax Planner?

What is Tax Planning? Tax planning is the process of managing your affairs so that you can legally postpone or avoid paying taxes. Without a proper tax plan in place, you could end up making enormous and avoidable mistakes over your lifetime. For this reason, many individuals and businesses choose to prepare their own tax returns.…

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Essential Money Tips for Fall

There are so many reasons to love fall: the chill in the air, the leaves turning red, the shape-forgiving clothing, babies in fluffy sweaters! But the greatest part about fall is how it helps us transition to winter with ease. This transition time is key for our financial health as well. As we gear up…

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Navigating Your Healthcare Plan

Open Enrollment season is here! Your window to get health insurance is from November 1, 2015 to January 31, 2016. This means now is the time to get up to speed on insurance plans so you can make an informed choice for your care. Keep these things in mind when shopping for new health insurance.  …

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The Smart Investors Key to Growing Wealth

At FC360, we always aim to educate our clients on the benefits of long-term investing in the stock market. The upsides to this strategy are numerous and the downsides are essentially nonexistent. In fact, the best part about investing over a longer time horizon is you can put in less money and take on more…

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Get to Know Estate Planning

What is Estate Planning? The first thing you need to know is that it’s more than just drafting a will. Estate planning describes the process of determining what happens to your assets after you die. A less morbid explanation is that estate planning ensures your family and loved ones are taken care of in accordance…

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4 Steps to a Budget Friendly Halloween

Before you buy anything this year for Halloween, read this 4 Steps to a Budget Friendly Halloween guide first. Halloween is a great time for families and friends to bond over costumes, parties and candy. It’s the one night of the year to pretend to be someone else. But since you’re probably not going to…

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Creative Ways to Retire Early

For those of us not married to our jobs, retiring early seems to be an attractive and elusive life goal. So what are creative ways to retire early? These may not sound creative, but they warrant the description because they are not necessarily the easiest options for people to stomach. Nevertheless, if retiring early is…

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