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Women Face Challenges in a Post-Pandemic World
Now that the U.S. economy is picking up steam, women need to re-examine their retirement planning strategies. If you need to make up lost ground, consider the following tips.Read More
Following the Inflation Debate
During the 12 months ending in June 2021, consumer prices shot up 5.4%, the highest inflation rate since 2008. Was the "base effect" to blame?Read More
Is a High-Deductible Health Plan Right for You?
If you are considering enrolling in an HDHP or already enrolled in one, here are some factors to consider when comparing an HDHP to a PPO.Read More
September Market Recap
Markets continued to rally in August, with all three major U.S. indices setting record highs. What does the recent surge in COVID-19 cases mean for the markets moving forward?Watch Video
Rightsizing or Downsizing Pre-Retirement
If you're thinking about downsizing or right-sizing your home prior to retirement, you're not alone. Watch for insights on how selling your home can affect your finances.Read More
College Application and Financial Aid Calendar
Senior year is the time when many college decisions need to be made. The following calendar is a general overview of the application and financial aid process.Read More
Grandparent 529 Plans Get a Boost Under New FAFSA Rules
529 plans are a favored way to save for college. A new law streamlines the FAFSA and makes changes to the formula that's used to calculate financial aid eligibility.Read More
Money Lessons for College Students
How are you preparing your children for lifelong financial success through their college experience?Read More
United Way of Greater High Point Annual Meeting 2021
The Blakely Financial team was honored to attend the 2021 Annual Meeting for the United Way of Greater High Point.Read More
Stock Market Risks in the Spotlight
Take a closer look at some specific types of investment risk that could influence individual stock prices and/or cause broader stock market swings during the second half of 2021.Read More