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  • COVID-19 AND ITS IMPACT ON DIVORCE & RETIREMENT PLANS
    December 15, 2020

    I have read various articles about the impact that the Pandemic is having on married couples and divorce. Some articles suggest that with couples forced to spend more time together, that they have decided to hit the pause button on moving forward with their divorce. The fact that they are not being pulled in so

  • THE CLOCK IS TICKING…
    December 15, 2020

    Most of the deadlines for various forms of relief provided by the Coronavirus, Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act have passed. But not all. However, as we wait for this awful year to finally be over, there are deadlines looming wuth regards to utilizing these special provisions for loans and distributions.

  • COVID-19 vs. THE GREAT RECESSION of 2008-2009 – WHICH WAS WORSE?
    December 15, 2020

    Choosing which is worse, the COVID-19 pandemic or the Great Recession of 2008 is like being asked to choose between having a root canal or a colonoscopy. They are both awful but they are awful in different ways. In terms of retirement plans though, it is certainly worth asking the question: how have these disasters

  • WHERE’S MY DEDUCTION?
    September 8, 2020

    In the timeless children’s book Are You My Mother?, a baby bird goes in search of his mother. When a mother bird’s egg starts to jump, she hurries off to make sure she has something for her little one to eat. But as soon as she’s gone, out pops the baby bird. He immediately sets