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Maquoketa Financial Group
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A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
The ABC’s of Auto Insurance
What kind of auto insurance should you have? Do you know?
Death is No Excuse
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
Here are 5 reason why you may consider working through retirement.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
There’s a link between debt and stress.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.