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The Difference Between Taxable and Nontaxable Income

Do you know the difference between taxable and nontaxable income? Financial professional, Jeff Bangerter informs on the difference between the two. He also gives examples of taxable income according to the IRS.

Financial Planning Financial Advisor Tax Planning Tax Tips Tax Management By on Feb 26, 2021

Understanding Annuities: A Simple Guide for Investors

Gone are the days of relying on your employer to provide you with a comfortable retirement. While pensions were once a staple of most retirement plans, today they're almost unheard of. Those who want a steady stream of income in retirement are now turning towards investment vehicles like annuities. Are you wondering what an annuity is and how it can help you prepare for your retirement? Here’s what you need to know.

Retirement Financial Planning Financial Advisor Annuities Retirement Planning By on Feb 26, 2021

Mixed Signals in the Market

Financial Advisor, Jeff Bangerter explains the mixed signals of the market during the holiday-shortened week. Jobless claims were still reflective of a struggling labor market; however, consumer retail sales have increased.

Market Update Financial Advisor Stock Market Wall Street Economic Update By on Feb 26, 2021

An Emergency Cash Loan From Your Life Insurance: Pros and Cons

When a financial emergency occurs and you have limited resources, cash value life insurance can provide you with money for emergency expenses. Even if you do everything by the book, a major life circumstance can happen. Whether it’s a sudden layoff during Covid-19 or an illness, having a cushion when you need it can help meet your financial obligations. A question is should you cash out your life insurance policy?

Financial Planning Financial Advisor Tax Planning Life Insurance By on Feb 16, 2021

6 Wealth Accumulation Strategies You Can Implement Today

Do you dream of retiring so you can spend time with your grandchildren? Are you hoping to buy a vacation home, travel, or finally write that novel? No matter what your vision of retirement may be, learning how to accumulate wealth is an important first step.

Retirement Financial Planning Financial Advisor Tax Planning Tax Management By on Jan 14, 2021

The Year In Review

Financial Advisor, Jeffrey Bangerter discusses the fiscal year of 2020 in review. A year that was disrupted by a global pandemic affected economies, financial markets, and daily life. With two promising vaccines announced and starting to roll out, Congress approved another stimulus bill to assist the struggling economy. As we enter 2021, there are many unanswered questions, but the financial markets will be watching progress.

Market Update COVID-19 Financial Advisor Stock Market Wall Street Economic Update By on Jan 06, 2021

6 Important Tax Management Strategies for Seniors

Even if you have done everything by the book for decades, chances are good that the COVID-19 pandemic has affected your retirement plans. You work hard all your life to prepare for retirement. While savings and investment strategies are important, if you don't take the time to implement tax-management strategies, you're missing a critical piece of the puzzle! Making smart tax moves now can have a major impact on the potential success of your financial plan.

Retirement Financial Planning Financial Advisor Tax Planning Tax Management By on Dec 16, 2020

Paying Employment Taxes?

Make sure you're using the correct form if you're paying employment taxes this year as a small business owner. In this week’s Tax Tips, Financial Advisor, Jeffrey Bangerter, shares the difference between Form 944, Employer's Annual Federal Tax Return and Form 941, Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return.

Financial Advisor Tax Planning Tax Tips By on Dec 11, 2020

December Economic Update

In this month’s Economic Update, Financial Advisor, Jeffrey Bangerter discusses recent headlines that influenced the financial markets in November 2020. Positive news events, including positive clinical trials for a COVID-19 vaccine, and the election, energized investors. Traders are set to watch for the trajectory of new COVID-19 infections, but they are also looking ahead to when a vaccine will be available.

Market Update COVID-19 Financial Advisor Stock Market Wall Street Economic Update By on Dec 11, 2020

Is Stimulus Near?

Fiscal stimulus negotiations resumed to further improve the outlook for the passage of a new stimulus package. The market rallied as a better-than-expected jobless claim report came out on Thursday. As the holiday shopping season began, in-store shopping was avoided; however, online shopping surged as retailers rolled out pre-Black Friday deals early.

Market Update COVID-19 Financial Advisor Stock Market Wall Street Stimulus By on Dec 10, 2020