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Laura J Hanlon’s Financial Goals By Age

Making your money last long enough is a lifetime’s work. And there are some basic “rules” that we can all follow, depending on what stage of life in which we find ourselves.

Which is why we are here — to help you determine if you are breaking these rules WISELY … or if, perhaps, a refocusing of priorities should be in order.

Regardless, I offer you these financial goals everyone should consider:

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The Complexity of Social Security Benefits For Conway Retirees

Like most government law, Social Security is not a simple piece of legislation. Since the Social Security Act became law in 1935, hundreds of amendments have been piled onto it, and have thereby added to the complexity. So to make the best decision about how to file for it, you’ll need to consider four things: 1) health, 2) income before retirement and 3) income during retirement, and 4) taxes.

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Laura Hanlon Suggests: Take A Test Drive Of Your Retirement Plans

You may have heard that tax season has officially “begun”. Well, when we here at Team Laura Hanlon sit down with a Central Arkansas tax preparation client during tax season, we are picking through history — we are helping you sort through your 2013, and make sure that the numbers match … AND, of course, that YOU are able to take advantage of every possible legal and ethical method to hold on to your hard-earned dollars (or sometimes receive a nice bump in your supply from a refundable tax credit).

But we also like to spend time future-casting.

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