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Wilmington, DE 19808-1102


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Sunday, December 26, 2021

Learning, family, and celebration. Kwanzaa is here and that means it's time to connect with your loved ones and community, and to celebrate your African and African American culture.May all the Kwanzaa blessings be shared around your...

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May you never outgrow the magic of the season.Happy Holidays!

Friday, December 17, 2021

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Wednesday, December 1, 2021

COULD MEDICARE COVER YOUR HEALTHCARE COSTS Medicare is a complicated topic. It can be difficult to understand how it works and what it covers. We'll lay out what Medicare covers and hopefully take the confusion out of Medicare so you...

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

The holiday season is often a quiet, positive time for the financial markets. The phrase “Santa Claus Rally” was coined in the early 1970s to reflect the stock market’s upward bias during the November-January stretch...

Sunday, November 28, 2021

Hanukkah is a season of light. It’s time to gather together with family and friends, and celebrate the many blessings that we’ve had over the past year. During the darkest time of the year, we bring light into our homes as...

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

You see it in prices at the grocery store and the gas station. You feel it in your monthly budget. So why don’t the financial markets seem too concerned about inflation?Remember, financial markets are considered...

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Our office will be closed on Thursday & Friday November 25th & 26th for the Thanksgiving Holiday. We hope our clients, friends and their families have a safe and enjoyable holiday. We will be checking email and voicemail during the period.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

At the White House on Monday, President Biden signed a $1T bipartisan infrastructure bill set to enable enhancements for transportation and utilities over the next five years.1For each of those five years, $550 billion will be...

Friday, November 12, 2021

Financial markets can be challenging to understand. But when markets enter a “bad news is good news” cycle, it becomes even more difficult to follow along.At its November meeting, the Fed outlined its plan to taper monthly...

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Thank you to all who dedicated themselves to serve our country. May we always remember and be grateful!

Saturday, November 6, 2021

The leaves are falling, the weather is getting colder, and the sun is setting earlier. Sure enough, Daylight Saving Time is about to end for the year. I just thought I would remind you.DST ends this year at exactly 2:00 am on the...

Thursday, November 4, 2021

While it’s still too early to draw any final conclusions, Congress is getting closer to outlining what tax law changes are under consideration to pay for the proposed $1.75 trillion Build Back Better Plan.1For now, it appears...

Monday, November 1, 2021

ARE YOU LEAVING YOUR LOVED ONESWITH A PLAN? Creating a will may seem like something that isn't needed until you are further into retirement. However, that couldn't be further from the truth. Your spouse and children could face...

Monday, November 1, 2021

AND LEARN HOW THEY CAN IMPACT YOU If you have a retirement account set up and you're making regular contributions, that's great! There may come a time when you need to move these retirement savings from one account to another, and...

Monday, November 1, 2021

CHANGE YOUR BENEFICIARIES Even after your estate planning is complete, it's important to keep your beneficiaries updated and change them as necessary. Updating your beneficiaries listed throughout your estate plan can help ensure no...

Sunday, October 31, 2021

That spooky-yet-sweet time of year is coming – Halloween! Whether the costumes you or your kids wear are homemade or store-bought, whether the pumpkins by your home are hard-carved or plastic, whether you trick-or-treat in the...

Saturday, October 30, 2021

One of the more awkward estate planning topics—but also one of the most important—involves powers of attorney.At some point before our deaths, many of us will become physically and mentally unable to manage our own affairs...

Friday, October 29, 2021

To help raise revenue to pay for President Biden’s Build Back Better Plan, Congress is considering a number of tax law changes, including adjusting estate taxes.One of the proposals would reduce the estate tax exemption to...

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Did you know that women reach their peak earnings at age 44—a full 11 years before men?1 There are a variety of reasons for this gap—including trends for specific career fields, the choice to start a family, and...

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

The economic impact of COVID-19 has been felt from coast to coast. And, unfortunately for many pre-retirees, it could potentially impact Social Security benefits as well.A new report indicates that if Congress doesn’t take...

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

While the world has begun to recover from the economic disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic, the delayed reaction has been felt in the supply chain. Industrial shutdowns around the world slowed production to a relative crawl, leaving...

Monday, October 25, 2021

The United States Postal Service has revised their 1-3 day first-class mail delivery window to 1-5 days. Important correspondence such as invoices may arrive later than usual.This change at the USPS will in no way impact the high...

Monday, October 25, 2021

Turning 50 is a milestone for many reasons. You’re likely in your peak earning years and no longer have kids at home. You’re paying down debt, and your wealth is higher than it was a decade earlier.Changing circumstances...

Sunday, October 24, 2021

Are Your Financial Gifts Costing You? Know the financial gift limits to avoid unnecessary taxes. You might have heard about financial gift limitations and wondered if that’s something that applies to the financial gifts you give...

Thursday, October 21, 2021

Most people would argue that your 40s are one of the best times in your life. You’ve hit your stride—from your personal life to your career—and have learned how to juggle boardroom meetings and soccer practice. From...

Thursday, October 21, 2021

Turning 65 means you’re now eligible to receive Medicare benefits. But sorting through the Medicare alphabet can be challenging. How do you get started and what do you need to know before you enroll? The first step is to visit...

Thursday, October 21, 2021

Creating an estate plan is an essential component of your financial life, but one that can lead to uncomfortable conversations. For one, it forces us to discuss that none of us will live forever. And, it may reveal details about your...

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

In today’s low interest rate environment, it rarely pays to keep extra cash on the sidelines, outside of household spending and emergency funds. With interest rates on debt at two to three times higher than the average bank...

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

On average, women in the U.S. live longer than their male counterparts, making outliving their income in retirement a very real possibility for many.According to a 2019 study from T. Rowe Price measuring gender and retirement:43% of...

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Plan for tomorrow, today.That seems like sensible advice, doesn't it? Yet a surprising number of people leave no estate plan in place for their survivors. It makes a certain amount of sense. Nobody likes talking about death. But this...

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

There are certain financial areas in your 40s that can help set the groundwork for a successful financial future.Your financial tip for today: Cut your debtIf you have credit cards, student loans, or medical bills, create a plan...

Monday, October 18, 2021

ARE YOU READY TO PAY FOR LONG-TERM CARE? At some point in their lives, most people will need some long-term care whether that's at an assisted living community or at-home medical care. When preparing for this future, it can be hard to...

Sunday, October 17, 2021

Retirement strategies are a mystery to many. It’s no surprise that many small-business owners have a difficult time finding a retirement strategy that perfectly fits their needs and doesn’t leave them asking, “Is...

Sunday, October 17, 2021

It’s your business. Shouldn’t it be your profit?There’s no doubt you work hard to do right by your clients. But does your payout truly reflect all that you do for them and the work you put into your business?The...

Sunday, October 17, 2021

Do you know the name of the professional handling your investment? When was the last time you got a call or email from them? Has your investment been assigned to someone you’ve never even heard of – a total stranger who...

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Last month, Apple sent out a notice urging some of its users to update their operating systems.* The reason? A vulnerability had been discovered that hackers could use to gain access to users’ computers and other products. If...

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Are you happy with your current financial professional?Have they met with you to discuss how recent market fluctuations could affect your financial plans? When was the last time the two of you sat down to really discuss...

Friday, October 15, 2021

Let these questions help you find your next financial advisor. Having conversations about your finances and financial future can be a very personal topic. Find an advisor you can trust, who will provide sound advice and they have the...

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Divorce could affect more than you expect. No matter how you look at it, divorce is a difficult and turbulent time. Ending a marriage can strain relationships, emotions, friendships and finances. It also involves some tough decisions...

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Have you been let go at work? What happens to the money you have saved in your employee retirement plan?If you have been terminated by your employer, you have 4 choices when it comes to your retirement plan money:Cash it out (and lose...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

5 WAYS TO DEFEND AGAINST IDENTITY THEFT You've probably heard about identity theft, but you may not know what it is or how to protect against it.First, let's talk about what identity theft is. Identity theft occurs when someone steals...

Monday, October 11, 2021

Healthcare can be one of the priciest yet essential parts of life’s journey. And yet, many struggle to utilize the financial tools that may help. Take Health Saving Accounts (HSAs), for example.In 2019, 55% of those with HSAs...

Sunday, October 10, 2021

As you travel on the journey of life, you’ll inevitably build up an estate that one day your loved ones will inherit. These details are all handled in your estate plan. An estate plan acts like a roadmap for your heirs by...

Sunday, October 10, 2021

At age 66, you qualify for full Social Security benefits—but not necessarily your maximum benefit. If haven’t already begun receiving Social Security benefits, it’s important to understand why it may be advantageous...

Sunday, October 10, 2021

Americans are living longer than ever and that, of course, means they need more and more retirement savings. According to the CDC, we’re living to age 78.6 on average.1 That’s a lot of candles on the cake.Using...

Saturday, October 9, 2021

Are Streaming Services Keeping You From Retiring? We all love our streaming services. It might have started with just one, but as more are created, and you add shows to your must-see list, you shell out more and more each month to...

Friday, October 8, 2021

How Technology Is Making It Easier and More Cost Effective for Retirees to Age in PlaceAccording to a recent national survey, 90% of adults, age 50 or older, say they want to remain in their current homes as they age. The survey also...

Friday, October 8, 2021

8 Financial Terms You Need to Know As you start out in life, your finances can seem overwhelming. How can you start saving money? Taking out loans? Financing a house? Before you can set attainable goals for yourself, you have to have...

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Required minimum distributions (RMDs) are an important part of retirement. Calculating them across one or multiple retirement accounts can be complicated and, if not done properly, can result in tax penalties.Here’s what you...

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Having the business you want to work at beats working at wanting the business you have. Why keep feeling like you’ve been pigeonholed into someone else’s solutions?There’s no “one way” to be independent,...

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

For many women like you, being financially secure is an important goal, whether you’re married, single, working, or staying home with children. This financial independence can give you a certain level of empowerment and...

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Chances are you or someone in your circle has faced a life-changing event as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Many are reaching out for financial guidance. Do you have any financial questions or concerns to address at this time? The...

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

There’s good news for the growing number of Americans approaching retirement age who are ready to scale back, but aren’t ready to completely stop working: Work-from-home jobs give you more options than ever before, whether...

Sunday, October 3, 2021

LEARN ABOUT THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN WILLS AND TRUST You may not know the difference between a will and a trust. As you're estate planning, you should know your options and the proper tools to achieve your asset distribution goals....

Friday, October 1, 2021

5 WAYS TO DEFEND AGAINST IDENTITY THEFT You've probably heard about identity theft, but you may not know what it is or how to protect against it.First, let's talk about what identity theft is. Identity theft occurs when someone steals...

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Now open: our new online home! Exciting news: we have a beautiful new website! We’d love for you to come take a look. We are thrilled to announce the launch of our brand new website. We created our site to improve the level of...

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Are you planning your annual summer getaway to the beach or the mountains? A stay-cation at home, perhaps? Wherever you land, consider using this year’s holiday to try retirement on for size. We’ll admit we discovered the...

Friday, May 11, 2018

Our offices and the markets will be closed on Monday May 28th for Memorial Day. We hope everyone has a safe and happy holiday with their friends and families.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Retire Wise - May 2018

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Retire Wise - April 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Our offices and the markets will be closed on Friday March 30th 2018 for Good Friday. We hope you have a great one. We will be checking email and voicemail during that time.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

We’ll give the Easter Bunny a pass, but it’s generally not a good idea to put all your resources into one place. Or, for that matter, plan your retirement with emphasis on one activity or “bucket list” goal only...

Friday, March 16, 2018

Wharton News- April 2018

Monday, March 12, 2018

Retire Wise - March 2018

Friday, February 9, 2018

Retire Wise - February 2018

Monday, February 5, 2018

Our offices and the markets will be closed on Monday February 19th 2018 in observance of Presidents Day. We hope you have a great one. We will be checking email and voicemail during that time.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

We love sand. Especially on a sunny beach this time of year. Soft, warm and fun to build things with, sand is comforting, fluffy and, the occasional dead jellyfish notwithstanding, lovely to look at. Except when your head is up to its...

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Our offices and the markets will be closed on Monday January 15th 2018 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr, Day. We will be checking email and voicemail during that time.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Retire Wise - January 2018

Thursday, January 4, 2018

There are tons of tips for preparing financially for retirement released in the press this time of year. But, after you’ve crossed all the i’s and t’s, it’s your level of preparednessand enthusiasm in four...

Thursday, December 28, 2017

January 2018 News

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Our office will close on Friday December 22nd at 5 pm and re-open on Tuesday January 2nd at 9 am for the holiday period. We will be checking email and voicemail during the period. We hope our clients and friends have a happy and safe...

Friday, December 15, 2017

Call us greedy, but we’ve never thought Santa’s list should be limited to the kids. After all, children have such short attention spans. They may spend an hour on Christmas morning fawning over new toy cars, dolls and candy...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Retire Wise - December 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017

Retire Wise November 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Wharton News November 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017

Retire Wise October 2017

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Wharton News October 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

U.S. News looks at the health benefits of having, and being, grandparents: Link

Monday, September 18, 2017

Entrepreneur lists 10 spare-time small businesses that could bring more money home for millennials Link

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Retire Wise September 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017

This Forbes article argues that the retirement planning crisis we read so much about may be overblown:

Thursday, September 7, 2017

An article @ USA TODAY notes 10 good financial life lessons to teach your kids: Link

Thursday, September 7, 2017

An article @ USA TODAY notes 10 good financial life lessons to teach your kids: Link

Thursday, September 7, 2017

A post at identifies 4 myths that can hinder small business success: Link

Friday, September 1, 2017

Cetera Investment Management has just released a new market commentary titled Economic Impacts of Hurricane Harvey. While our thoughts go out to the victims, family, friends and colleagues in the path of Hurricane Harvey, this...

Thursday, August 31, 2017

As a CPA with a successful practice, you have worked hard to establish yourself as a trusted advisor, particularly in this turbulent financial environment. Because you have built solid, long-standing relationships, clients may feel...

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Should your kids be teens before they get a smartphone? TODAY spotlights the Wait Until 8th movement Link

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Includes a broad overview of the week's economic and world updates with direct market insight with a market table, weekly economic calendar, points of view and words of wisdom. Link

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

What are the fastest-growing world travel destinations? CNN takes a look:

Monday, August 28, 2017

Are you a business owner or an entrepreneur? Entrepreneur says the difference is all about mindset:

Sunday, August 27, 2017

CNN Money looks at why women are taking second jobs more frequently than men:

Saturday, August 26, 2017

You might want dorm insurance for the college student in your family. Consumer Reports explains why:

Friday, August 25, 2017

The most beautiful train trip in the U.S. costs just $97. Travel and Leisure spotlights it @

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Wharton Investment Consultants are a region of Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, member FINRA/ SIPC, a top independent broker-dealer with one of the strongest net capital positions in the independent broker-dealer industry. Through Cetera...

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

APPS THAT HELP ACHIEVE GOALS The gap between setting goals and achieving them can be difficult to bridge. To enhance the chances of achieving personal goals, reminders and motivation are essential; making a New Year’s resolution...

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Wharton News September 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Retire Wise August 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wharton News August 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Retire Wise July 2017

Friday, June 23, 2017

July News

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Retire Wise June 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Retire Wise

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

June Newsletter

Monday, May 1, 2017

Our office and the markets will be closed on Monday May 29th 2017 in observance of Memorial Day. We hope our clients and friends have a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend and a terrific summer.

Monday, April 17, 2017

Wharton News May 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Retire Wise- April 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Wharton News April 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Retire Wise - March 2017

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Wharton News March 2017

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Retire Wise - February 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Our offices will be closed on Monday February 20th for Presidents Day. We hope everyone has a safe and happy holiday.

Monday, January 16, 2017

Wharton News February 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Retire Wise January 2017

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

January News

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Retire Wise

Sunday, November 27, 2016

December Newsletter

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Retire Wise November 2016

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

The office will be closed on Thursday 24th and Friday 25th November for Thanksgiving. We will be checking email and voicemail during the period. We hope our friends and clients have a safe and enjoyable holiday period.

Monday, October 17, 2016

November News 2016

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Retire Wise October 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016

October Newsletter

Monday, September 12, 2016

Retire Wise - September 2016

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Our offices will be closed on Monday September 5th. We hope our clients, friends and their families have a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend.

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

September News

Monday, August 15, 2016

Retire Wise August 2016

Monday, July 25, 2016

Monday, July 18, 2016

Thursday, June 16, 2016

July Newsletter

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Retire Wise May 2016

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

June News

Thursday, April 21, 2016

New Rules Affect Retirement Savings Advice

Monday, April 18, 2016

May 2016

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Retire Wise April 2016

Thursday, March 17, 2016

April 2016

Thursday, March 17, 2016

The office will be closed on Friday March 25th in observance of Good Friday. The NYSE is also closed on this day.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Retire Wise

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Retire Wise

Thursday, February 18, 2016

March 2016

Monday, February 1, 2016

February 2016

Friday, January 8, 2016

January 2016

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

The office will be closed on Monday January 18th in observance of Martin Luther King day. The NYSE is also closed on this day.

Monday, December 14, 2015

Retirement in Sight

Thursday, November 5, 2015

We are currently expanding and looking for accomplished professionals who are resolved to achieve their vision of success. We are looking for advisors in the Delaware and Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania surrounding areas. We are...

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Have you requested your truly free credit report? You can download or view it at Free Credit Report.Tip: Don't view all three reports at one time, wait a few months hen view the next one, that way you are reviewing your credit report...

Sunday, September 20, 2015


Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Retirement in Sight

Friday, July 17, 2015

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Retirement in Sight June 2015

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

May Edition

Friday, May 8, 2015

We are currently expanding and looking for accomplished professionals who are resolved to achieve their vision of success.Are you looking for a new career? Are you a successful sales professional who may have been downsized and is...

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Retirement newsletter for March 2015.

Friday, January 30, 2015

Planning for a 30 Year Retirement