Author: Affinity for Design

Our very own MaRico Tippett recently lent his military and financial planning knowledge to an article written by Shelly Gigante of Mass Mutual Financial Group.  Gigante dives into the topic of military life insurance, raising the question, is military life insurance enough? Tippett, a former Air...

Every year, college expenses rise by about 6%. This can be alarming news to people who are just starting a family; the cost of a degree may be outrageous by the time their children reach college. Like retirement savings, there are different ways to save...

In every stage of life, there are different steps that can and should be taken to help maximize your retirement nest egg. Each year and life event bring about financial changes that should be monitored to ensure that when you hit retirement age, you will be...

It’s never too soon to start planning for the future, especially when it comes to building up your finances. For many individuals in their 20s, this is the time when they begin their first career and start settling into adulthood. It’s also a perfect time...

Planning for a wedding can be an exhilarating time, but it can also lead to some serious stress once couples start to review the financial aspects of the big day.  Weddings are not a cheap affair; in fact, the national average for a wedding is...

With the stress of tax season looming over all of us, people (filers and accountants alike) often miss the useful information that a tax return can illustrate about a filer’s financial situation.   A tax return can provide insight into many areas, such as when it...