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Market Timing: More Risk than Reward
The idea of properly timing investments for a quick return is not a strategy we believe in and is not something we ever recommend for clients.Read More
Preventing Fraud: Common Scams & How to Avoid Them
In an attempt to curb fraud, we have compiled some common scams, as well as tactics to avoid them.Read More
401K Contributions: What you need to know
The IRS recently announced an increase in the maximum amount you can contribute to your employer-sponsored retirement plan in 2023.Read More
October Market Update 2022
Join Steve LaFrance, CFP® with Blakely Financial as he updates you on the markets in October 2022.Watch Now
Financial Horror Stories
Making mistakes when it comes to your finances is perfectly normal, however, when it comes to these horror stories, the impact can be significant, and frankly, quite scary.Read More
Social Security Update: Cost of Living Adjustment
If you receive Social Security benefits, you can expect them to be boosted by 8.7% in 2023. This cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) was announced by the Social Security AdministratioRead More
Your Guide to Asset Protection in Estate Planning
Various tools exist to keep your property safe from tax collectors, accident victims, health-care providers, credit card issuers, business creditors, and creditors of others.Read More
July to September 3-Minute Market Update 2022
Join Steve LaFrance, CFP® with Blakely Financial as he updates you on the last 3 months in 3 minutes. ...Watch Now
Why Do I Need Life Insurance?
If you're like most people, it's not that you don't appreciate the value of life insurance. In fact, many people believe they need more coverage. You probably wouldn't mind owningRead More
Understanding Your 401(k) – Key Terms to Know
Planning for retirement is a key point of financial wellness- but how can you make the most of your 401(k) plan without understanding all of the vocabulary?Read More