But, What Could Go Wrong?

by Rick Adkins, CFP® Ten Years Ago I received a call from Arkansas Business’ George Waldron. He had been “pitched” by brokers on the idea of borrowing out the equity in your home and investing it with them “to earn…

Homestead Tax Credit

Have you claimed your Homestead Tax Credit?  Home owners in Arkansas may receive up to a $350 property tax credit on their homes.  Every little bit helps, doesn’t it?  To see if you are eligible, simply call your local assessor’s…

Taxes and Identity Theft

  With tax season underway, we want to remind everyone to be vigilant regarding tax-related identity theft.  Last year, it was a nationwide problem of individuals filing their taxes only to realize that someone had already used their Social Security…

Longevity Planning

For the past twenty years, most financial planners have used Mortality Tables to help them compute the adequacy of asset levels for funding retirement income needs.  These tables were based on the actual life span of general population in the…