Author: Yeske Buie

Don’t Be Fooled by Debt Debt is a scary word. For many Americans it’s practically taboo. And for good reason: according to NerdWallet, the average debt in American households in 2020 was about $145,000. While there is reason to be cautious, debt can also be...
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The Magic of Financial Planning We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again. Financial planning is MAGIC! Financial planning, real financial planning, transforms lives. And a recent New York Times story by Ron Lieber beautifully articulates this belief. In his piece, Lieber shares his...
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The Payment Predicament With over 42 million Americans holding federal student loan debt, it is likely that you or someone you know has been paying close attention to the legislation regarding deferred interest and payments. Current legislation extends deferrals through September 2021, and now we’re...
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Super Bowl LV will see the Kansas City Chiefs square off against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Tampa, Florida on Sunday, February 7.  News outlets of every sort are filled with predictions of winners and point spreads. Sportscasters, meanwhile, endlessly debate the strengths and weaknesses...
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Other than for certain tax purposes, December 31 is usually an artificial dividing line in our lives, though one that always looms large in the imagination. The reality is that the state of our nation was pretty much the same on January 1 as it...
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The American Rescue Plan Although only sworn into office two days ago, President Biden’s work and planning as POTUS began long before that. Last week, Biden proposed the American Rescue Plan, a $1.9 trillion relief program designed to help fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and...
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