Health Savings Accounts

Health Savings Accounts

Within the ever-changing, never-improving world of health insurance, there is hidden a little gem called a Health Savings Account or HSA.  There are several requirements to be able to utilize an HSA that we will touch on in a bit, but the first is that you must be...
Healthy Finances

Healthy Finances

A few weeks back I was asked to give a talk to a group of people in regards to healthy finances.  In preparation for that talk I did some research and found some rather disconcerting facts.  According to an article I found on Inc.com, our country has some pretty...
Saving You Time and Money

Saving You Time and Money

After 12.5 years in the business, I have found that a self-employed person’s two biggest fears seem to be wasting time and losing money.  This takes form in many different ways, whether it be a father missing a kid’s softball game or a stiff penalty for...
2018 Child/Dependent Tax Credit

2018 Child/Dependent Tax Credit

Those of you who know me, know I have four kids.  Those four kids bring my wife and I much joy, constant comedy, some drama and most importantly, the Child Tax Credit.  When I heard that Congress was talking of changing this bill I worried that they would find a way...
There is Still Time!

There is Still Time!

Tax season is upon us. The wonderful time of year where I start running around in a sleep-deprived, frantic hysteria singing ‘It’s the most wonderful time of the year!’ Focusing on preparing client’s w2’s, 1099’s and beginning to prepare tax returns. The time...