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9/20/2021

The Delta variant is causing financial strain among some workers, according to Morning Consult's weekly Lost Pay/Income Tracker, with people employed in service industries taking the greatest hit. This article offers tips on how to navigate a difficult financial situation.

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CNBC
9/20/2021

The proposal is designed to clarify peer review standards and make them easier for practitioners to read, understand, and apply.

9/20/2021

Saving $500,000 for retirement on a salary of $35,000 is achievable if you start early and save the right percentage of your salary. This video breaks down the specifics of how to make it happen.

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CNBC
9/20/2021

This item summarizes the traditional Up-C/TRA arrangement and addresses the impact of Sec. 280E on the Up-C/TRA structure.

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The Tax Adviser
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SEC
9/20/2021

Climbing the corporate ladder does not always involve linear progression, but certain suggestions can make the journey easier. Here are five, which include growing your knowledge base and honing communication skills.

9/20/2021

Reading about new technology can be valuable, but navigating jargon can be a challenge. This article offers a large selection of resources written with a layperson in mind.

9/20/2021

Accelerating digital transformation and the rising impact of intangibles are challenging the status quo of the finance organization. New tools and new ways of thinking can elevate finance to a position of value partner.

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FM
9/20/2021

Advisers are in a unique position to help their clients achieve many of their personal goals in retirement and learn about new sources of satisfaction. This article shares the perspective of one retiree who discovered the joy of remaining in the family home rather than moving in retirement.

9/20/2021

A beneficiary controlled trust is an estate planning tool that can help clients protect their legacies from unfortunate events in their beneficiaries' lives. This article reviews how these trusts work, how to manage the tax consequences and when it makes sense for beneficiaries to appoint independent trustees.

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Kiplinger
9/20/2021

Determining when to claim Social Security involves considering whether it makes sense to file early and accept reduced benefits or wait and allow monthly payments to grow. This article suggests five factors advisers should help clients weigh to figure out the right timing.

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Kiplinger