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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

What do you do when the tables turn and your parents now need you to take care of them? On top of the emotions of seeing a parent age or decline in health, this role reversal often leaves you responsible for your parents’...

 

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Most of us have things in our past that we regret, whether it’s wishing you had worked harder in college or regretting how much you spent on your newest car. The problem with regret is that we can’t change the past—we...

 

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

By Courtland Adams In three short years, from 2014 to 2017, the U.S. saw an increase in drug overdose deaths, from 47,055 to 72,306. (1) It was enough for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to declare a national opioid...

 

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

There is one constant in life: change. And when it comes to your money, there are two things that bring plenty of change. First, the markets, which are volatile and confusing, can cause ups and downs in your savings. Second, life...

 

Saturday, June 1, 2019

If you were to take a guess, what do you think is the number-one fear when it comes to retirement expenses? If you guessed healthcare costs, you’re right. 69% of Americans are worried they won’t be able to pay for a major...

 

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

When payday arrives, you probably don’t analyze every single deduction on your paycheck. You know that taxes are distributed, as well as your healthcare premium, and, of course, Social Security. But have you ever thought about...

 

Friday, March 22, 2019

What’s the number you dream of seeing in your retirement accounts? What amount of money would give you financial freedom and security? If you guessed $1 million, you are on the same page as more than half of Americans who...

 

Monday, February 25, 2019

After 2017’s historically low volatility, its resurgence in 2018 was hard for investors to stomach. In fact, a recent Allianz Life study found that 37% of investors are anxious about the recent volatility. (1) Are you one of...

 

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Retirement is arguably the most talked-about financial topic, and rightly so. Our retirement years can span decades and require sizable assets to take care of all our needs in our non-working years. Unfortunately, prior to this major...

 

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Here at Coign Capital Advisors, we believe that your success is our success and have made it a priority to build lasting, meaningful relationships based on trust, integrity, and superior service. Your satisfaction is our primary...

 

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

With the holiday season in full swing, our team at Coign Capital Advisors would like to take this opportunity to wish you and yours a happy holiday and a wonderful new year! We are grateful to have clients like you and appreciate your...

 

Friday, November 2, 2018

Chances are, if you’re reading this article, you know more than most when it comes to the basic financial concepts that impact your portfolio. However, when you really stop to think about it, how much do you actually know? The...

 

Thursday, October 18, 2018

As a consumer, there are so many choices out there that it almost becomes information overload, crippling us to make a decision. As a consumer of financial services, that case still persists in that there are so many firms and advisors...

 

Monday, September 10, 2018

For most Americans, Social Security is a noteworthy retirement asset. Birthed out of the Great Depression as a retirement safety net, it has grown to cover 96% of workers in the US. (1) Currently, a record high of approximately 173...

 

Monday, July 30, 2018

If you’re like most parents, you have a never-ending list of things you want to teach your child so they grow up to be a successful adult who contributes to society. From a young age, you model and instruct them in how to share,...

 

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

There were mixed emotions when the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act became effective in January. For many taxpayers, though, the doubling of the standard deductions was something to celebrate. While a lot of people will benefit from it, many will...

 

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Strong wealth management includes enjoying the money you earn and the place you call home. With the right financial planning, you can indulge in your favorite activities with peace of mind. Here are my top 5 things to do right here in...

 

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

An advisor can play one of the most prominent roles in a person’s life, forming a long-lasting relationship and providing trusted counsel. It’s not surprising, then, that it can be incredibly overwhelming to find an advisor...

 

Friday, April 13, 2018

Have you ever imagined what it would feel or look like to be stress-free about money? It’s not uncommon for most people, wealthy or not, to worry about money. One study from the American Psychological Association found that money...

 

Monday, February 26, 2018

Social Security can be complicated to navigate at times, but since it’s so vital to your retirement income plan, it’s important to make wise decisions and create strategies to optimize your benefits. If you’re...

 

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Would you rather file your taxes or go without your phone for a week? 28% of Americans dread tax season so much they’d voluntarily give up their cell phones just to avoid it. Since you have to face it eventually, the sooner you...

 

Friday, January 26, 2018

Market fluctuations are a normal and expected part of the economic cycle, but when it comes to your retirement, the timing of when the market drops can matter more than how much it drops. Market volatility is an even bigger cause for...

 

Friday, January 5, 2018

On Wednesday, December 20, 2017, Congress passed the final version of their new tax bill, which is set to be signed into law by President Trump. Since the campaign trail, President Trump has spoken of sweeping tax reform and this bill...

 

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Saving $1 million for retirement sounds like a lot, but how long will that amount really last? Thanks to inflation, increased housing costs, and costly medical needs, $1 million may not last as long as you think. Along with considering...

 

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

When you watched the New Year’s Eve countdown and raised your glass to 2017, did you make any resolutions to put your finances first this year? Finance-related resolutions are the third most popular New Year’s resolution,...

 

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

IRA, 401(k), 403(b), Roth IRA, SEP IRA. These are just a few examples of savings accounts we are told we need. They all have unique features and benefits, but the amount of options and details can easily get overwhelming. So why would...

 

Monday, September 11, 2017

If you have a credit report (and most of us do), there’s a good chance that you were one of the estimated 143 million Americans affected by the recent Equifax Data Breach. If you have been affected, it’s important to be...

 

Monday, August 21, 2017

When you’re joining a startup, your compensation may not be as competitive as one from a large corporation. However, many startups aim to make up for this by offering a robust benefits package to help you save for retirement....

 

Friday, August 4, 2017

Headlines about retirement and income planning tips abound on just about any website or newspaper you read. Many of them share one common tip: start planning as early as possible. Your working years are the most important, as what you...

 

Friday, July 14, 2017

You have a unique life, circumstances, and retirement goals. Don’t you deserve a unique financial plan to go with it? While many people may assume this, too many advisors focus on asset management. Advisors try to grow your money...