Don’t forget the FAFSA

Have a student in college?? Don’t forget to complete the FAFSA each year. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is a form completed by current and prospective college students in the United States to determine their eligibility for student financial aid. The FAFSA is different than CSS Profile (short for “College Scholarship Service…

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What can you do with higher interest rates? – Manage your debt

Since the great recession of 2007-2008 interest rates have been historically low, and then during the Covid-19 outbreak they were dropped to zero, so it has been easy to ignore the debt side of your balance sheet. But with Fed raising rates again yesterday the trend of higher rates continues. Paying attention to what you owe and…

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Social Security updates – COLA raise & Medicare Decrease

One silver lining of the high inflation we are all facing is a substantial COLA increase for all social security recipients.  2023 SOCIAL SECURITY CHANGES Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA): Based on the increase in the Consumer Price Index (CPI-W) from the third quarter of 2021 through the third quarter of 2022, Social Security and Supplemental Security…

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Student Loan Debt Relief Announced

We ran across this article written by a Turbo Tax Advisor on the Student loan debt relief program and wants to pass it on.  There is a link in the article to receive more information, so if this might apply to you or someone you know, please click through to get personalized information.  Hope this…

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