Jeff LaBelle on Capital Gains Taxes And The “Step-Up Basis”

Featured Article: Jeff LaBelle on Capital Gains Taxes And The “Step-Up Basis” How Proposed Tax Changes During Inflationary Times Could Affect Capital Gains Taxes And The “Step-Up Basis”, From Jeff LaBelle Of Gulf Coast Wealth Advisors Tax laws and codes are undergoing...

What Is Wealth Management? Jeff LaBelle Explains

What Is Wealth Management? Jeff LaBelle Explains

What Is Wealth Management? Jeff LaBelle Explains The term wealth management is often used synonymously with financial advising. While wealth management is, in many ways, a form of financial advising, the two services are actually very different, explains Jeff LaBelle,...

Love & Money: Financial Talks For Every Stage Of Your Relationship

Love & Money: Financial Talks For Every Stage Of Your Relationship

    When do you start talking about money in a relationship? While financial compatibility in a relationship is important, no one wants to explain their 10-year student loan payment plan on a first date. Nevertheless, money habits (especially the less-than-favorable...

What 2020 Taught Us About The Stock Market

What 2020 Taught Us About The Stock Market

    2020 was brutal in many ways: Nearly400,000 Americans were killed by COVID-19. Unemployment peaked at 14.7%, the highest since the Great Depression. Hundreds of thousands of businesses failed, and entire industries, such as travel and restaurants, were devastated....

How To Cut Your Taxes, And Boost Your Dividends, Like The 1%

How To Cut Your Taxes, And Boost Your Dividends, Like The 1%

    Now that the Democrats control the House, Senate and the White House, you’re probably wondering what the new administration means for your tax bill—and your portfolio. There’s good news here, and it comes in two parts: first, the tax hit likely won’t be as much as...

Is Inflation About to Take Off? That’s the Wrong Question

Is Inflation About to Take Off? That’s the Wrong Question

    Some analogies can help in assessing the risks: a yo-yo, hungry bears, a sloshing bathtub and a reflating balloon. The warnings that higher inflation lurks around the corner are starting to show up everywhere. They are appearing in some business surveys, with...

The Most Overlooked Flaw In Your Retirement Plan And How To Fix It

The Most Overlooked Flaw In Your Retirement Plan And How To Fix It

    Suzy rings up another customer in a party supply store. Surrounded by bright, bouncing balloons celebrating everything from anniversaries to birthdays, Suzy scans a bag of blue plastic spoons while speaking to a friend.  Leaning across the checkout counter between...