5 Things to Know About Social Security

During your working years, your income determines how much you can expect to receive in Social Security benefits when you become eligible. What should high earners know about their benefits?

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Saving for Retirement With a 401(K) and IRA

Some people focus on saving for retirement with an employer-sponsored 401(k), while others use an IRA — but did you know that you can have both? Funding a 401(k) and IRA can help boost your retirement savings, but it’s not a one-size-fits-all strategy. Here are the basic requirements, contribution limits and tax considerations you need […]

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5 Online Security Best Practices to Know

We bank, shop, schedule doctor’s appointments, and share photos and life updates online. With the constant threat of cybercrime and online fraud, how can you keep your sensitive information safe and protect your online privacy? You probably already have the basics covered, but it’s never a bad idea to review the best ways to protect […]

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Ideas for Creating a Family Giving Plan

Do you and your family want to make a positive impact in the world? Your family can create a plan for charitable giving to help fund nonprofits that support causes you care about. Philanthropy can also bring families together and serve as a beneficial tax strategy. So how do you build an effective giving plan? […]

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5 Ways to Help Manage Multiple Goals

Retirement is a huge goal, but it probably isn’t your only financial objective. Other significant milestones in your future might be buying a second home, taking your dream trip or helping your kids or grandkids with college. How do you manage – and make progress toward – multiple goals?

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6 Retirement Costs to Keep in Mind

No matter how much you’ve thought about retirement already, it can be easy to overlook some of the details that will make your post-employment years run smoothly. You probably have the basics covered, but be sure your plans and projections factor in everything you need for a streamlined, enjoyable transition. Want to make sure you’re […]

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Brilliant At The Basics

AS SEEN IN Fortune, Entrepreneur & Bloomberg Businessweek PORTLAND FINANCIAL Interview with ROI Financial Advisors, LLC,Managing Member, Founder, and InvestmentAdvisor Representative Lance Jarl Johnson.

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4 Ways to Help Prepare for the Unexpected

Are you and your finances prepared for a rainy day? Major fluctuations in the market, new legislation, unexpected health issues and more can put stress on your budget. But, planning ahead can help you handle the unforeseen if and when it does arrive. Here are a few steps to consider in these early weeks of […]

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Tax Season: What to Keep in Mind This Year

Careful planning for tax season can help to make the process as easy and stress-free as possible. What do you need to know about getting your 2021 taxes in order? Here are a few key details to keep in mind for this year. And, as always, reach out if you would like to check in.

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Estate Planning for Different Situations

Estate planning is important for everyone, but when you start to do your research, it seems like many resources assume you’re married with children. Many people lead their lives differently, thus different approaches are in order. For example, find out how you might plan for the future if you’re single, have no heirs, or have […]

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