A look at some popular & obscure options for receiving money with little or no tax. Provided by Barnes Capital Group   Will you receive tax-free money in retirement? Some retirees do. You should know about some of your options for tax-free retirement distributions, some of which are less publicized than others. Qualified distributions from Roth accounts are tax-free. If you own a Roth IRA or have a Roth retirement account at work, you can

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The United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union rattled equities markets and currency markets Friday. What should an investor do in its wake? Perhaps nothing at all. The Brexit is definitely momentous. It represents a crisis for the E.U., and it has already forced the resignation of U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron. The U.K. will have to negotiate new trade agreements in the near future. Scotland and Northern Ireland (both of which voted against

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Provided by Barnes Capital Group What can you do to start building wealth before age 35? You know time is your friend and that the earlier you begin saving and investing for the future, the better your financial prospects may become. So what steps should you take? Reduce your debt. You probably have some student loan debt to pay off. According to the Institute for College Access and Success, which tracks college costs, the average

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What you might do (or do differently) in the months ahead? Provided by Barnes Capital Group   How will your money habits change in 2016? What decisions or behaviors might help your personal finances, your retirement prospects, or your net worth? Each year presents a “clean slate,” so as one year ebbs into another, it is natural to think about what you might do (or do differently) in the 12 months ahead. Financially speaking, what

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Happy New Year? I’m hopeful your holidays were filled with a little more joy and cheer than what we have been seeing in the market lately. The stock market has wavered recently. A lackluster year just ended, and this year has started inauspiciously. You may be wondering ... should you really be invested in stocks right now? In moments like these, investors should not panic and overreact to the headlines. Instead, they should take the

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