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Estate Planning for the Digital Era

Published: September 21, 2022

While many people are familiar with traditional estate planning creating a will and setting up a durable power of attorney it's important to think about digital estate planning, too. Fortunately, accounting for digital property in your estate plan is relatively simple to do.

Saving for Kids (or Grand Kids)

Published: September 14, 2022

Here are three investment options that parents (or grandparents) can use to set their children up for financial success.

3 Surprising Facts About Life Insurance

Published: September 7, 2022

Although life insurance policies are common, not everyone understands the details about how they work. In fact, there are three life insurance facts that may come as a surprise to many.

Life Insurance Myths Revealed

Published: September 7, 2022

You may have heard that life insurance is too expensive or only healthy people qualify, but often these things are not the truth or are only partly true. Here's the facts surrounding some of the most common misconceptions about life insurance.

What's My Deadline for Making an IRA Contribution?

Published: March 7, 2022

If you want to reduce your taxes for 2021, it's not too late. There's still time for you to deposit money into an IRA to boost your retirement savings, and if you're eligible, you can receive a tax deduction.

Making Sense of Your Roth 401(k)

Published: March 2, 2022

There are specific rules addressing distributions and rollovers of a Roth 401(k), which combines features of Roth IRAs and a traditional 401(k). We offer an overview of the key considerations.

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This material is for general information only and is not intended to provide specific advice or recommendations for any individual. There is no assurance that the views or strategies discussed are suitable for all investors or will yield positive outcomes. Investing involves risks including possible loss of principal. Any economic forecasts set forth may not develop as predicted and are subject to change.

LPL Financial, Fellows Financial Group LLC, Fellows Insurance Group LLC and Wealthcare Advisory Partners do not offer tax advice. We suggest that you discuss your specific tax issues with a qualified tax advisor. Investments are not NCUA insured. No credit union guarantee. Investments may lose value. Fellows Financial Group LLC, LPL Financial and Wealthcare Advisory Partners are third party partnerships and are not affiliated with United States Senate Federal Credit Union and USSFCU Best Life

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