Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Shift Towards Life Insurance

Why might the wealthy be directing more money into this middle-class bedrock? For generations, Americans have thought of life insurance as a midlife purchase of the middle class. Today, that perception is less accurate. Wealthier Americans seem to be buying more life insurance. Affluent individuals are recognizing what it may help to accomplish for their…
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The Bush-Era Tax Cuts Live On

With the President’s signature, most of them will remain in place through 2012. A holiday gift for taxpayers? After a 277-148 passage in the House and an 81-19 approval in the Senate, President Obama signed the 2010 Tax Relief Act into law on December 17, extending the Bush-era tax cuts.1 Here is the impact of…
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