Smartphone Security Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Mark Kutzke By | On September 28, 2016

It’s tough to remember how we got by before smartphones. How did we get around town without handy access to Google Maps? Pay our bills on time before we had credit card and banking apps? Or let someone know we were running late without text messaging? Because completing tasks on smartphones is so easy, we […]

Caring for Your Aging Parents

Chris McKern By | On September 14, 2016

With 10,000 baby boomers turning 65 every day in the United States, the need to plan for the long-term needs of the aging population has never been greater. Increasingly, middle-aged adults find themselves caring for elderly parents as well as children—and sometimes grandchildren—of their own. Without the proper strategy, this caretaking burden can lead to […]

Making the Most of Life Insurance Tax Benefits

Mark Kutzke By | On September 7, 2016

The primary purpose of life insurance is to provide financial security for families and businesses. But did you know that it also offers a number of tax advantages? An income tax-free death benefit Generally, your beneficiaries won’t have to pay income tax on the death benefits they receive from your life insurance policy. But there […]