Monthly Archives: January 2014

Start your IRA planning now!

Yes it really is that time of the year. Millions of Americans will spend the next couple months preparing to file their tax returns. Undoubtedly, many of them will make the reactive decision to open an IRA account through this … Continue reading

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January – the month of financial triage

This was the headline on an article I read recently about holiday spending and the impact to an individual’s credit score.  The headline referenced the fact that consumers typically start the new year with a fresh view and perspective on … Continue reading

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New Year changes to mortgage rules under Dodd Frank

In early January 2014, a change will be made to allowable debt to income for qualified mortgages under Dodd-Frank. “Home loan seekers need to know that the allowable debt-to-income (DTI) ratio for a qualified mortgage under Dodd-Frank come January will … Continue reading

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