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Maquoketa Financial Group
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Keeping Up with the Joneses
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
A Brief Guide To Condo Insurance
Important items to consider when purchasing condo insurance.
The Business Cycle
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
Social media may be a modern imperative for businesses looking to grow and build their brand, but it also introduces risk.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.