Federal Funds Rate: What It Is and How It Affects Your Investments

By Cameron Swindler, Associate Financial Advisor Over the past 2 years, the Federal Reserve has been the subject of a lot of media attention. As interest rates reached a seventeen-year high in attempts to combat soaring, post-Covid inflation, the public has had their eyes keenly pinned to every move the Fed makes. But why exactly…

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Understanding Your Credit Score

By Zack Taylor, Associate Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to buy everything you wanted in cash and not have to worry about payments? Of course, but is that realistic for more expensive items such as cars or homes? Probably not. The fact is that most Americans are going to have to finance one…

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Tax and Retirement Changes to Consider in 2024

By Cameron Swindler, Associate Financial Advisor As we celebrate the New Year and prepare to file our taxes this 2023 season, it is important to keep in mind the incoming 2024 tax year. The IRS has made several updates to the tax thresholds, limits, and deductions for 2024, and part of an effective financial strategy…

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