Year-End Giving

As we approach the end of the year, it is important to keep in mind that any charitable gifts you are planning to make must be completed before year-end and must go to qualified charities in order for you to be eligible to receive any 2017 tax deduction for making these gifts.

 

 

 

BALANCING BUSINESS NEEDS AND PERSONAL WEALTH

Aligning the Finances of Business and Family

Your family business is much more than a career; it’s the culmination of a lifetime’s worth of passion, commitment, late nights and working weekends. There’s no question that the responsibilities and demands of running a business can be all-consuming. So many people – from clients and suppliers to your employees and their families – depend on the critical decisions you make every day.

 

 

 

Investing vs. Paying Off Debt

What Should You Do?

We frequently get questions from clients asking us whether or not they should use any extra money they may have to reduce debt, or, whether they should invest this money instead. This question is particularly common from our younger clients who frequently face student loan debt, brand new mortgages, and the costs of starting a family. This is a difficult question and not one that many people see eye-to eye on.

 

The Importance of Asset Allocation…

 ... and Portfolio Diversification

 

Asset allocation and portfolio diversification are two important and interrelated portfolio management concepts. In fact, asset allocation is one way or method to diversify an investment portfolio.