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Planning for how to handle health care expenses during your retirement can be a sobering undertaking. Brightworth’s Bud Boland joined other financial professionals who shared with the Atlanta Business Chronicle some wise steps to take.

The gold watch and the pension are no longer a given in the 21st century. Brightworth’s Lisa Brown was interviewed by Financial Advisor at their recent Invest in Women conference, and here shares her thoughts on how today’s professionals and executives should approach retirement.

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Lisa Brown talks with Fox 5 Atlanta’s Dana Fowle about how parents can help pay their child's way through school, and get a tax deduction.

In my work, I’m increasingly discussing with Baby Boomers how to pay for any long-term health needs they may incur in the future. For some, purchasing a hybrid long-term care policy is often a good solution.

Many people are still in shock after filing their 2018 federal and state income taxes. Because the new federal tax law — the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act — reduced marginal tax rates, many people expected a refund would be coming their way. But for some high-income households, that turned out not to be the case.

After growing faster last year, the U.S. economy is expected to have slowed a bit in the first quarter.

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