January 15, 2018

In 2017, as expected, wireless technology became more ingrained in our daily activities than ever before.

To show how important our smartphones — and the information they keep us connected to — have become, in a recent U.S. Cellular survey, 28 percent of smartphone owners said they…

Assessing the tax law changes for 2018

January 08, 2018

The majority of the changes in the tax bill recently signed into law ef­fect 2018 and for­ward. Below are just a few of the changes made some pos­i­tive and some not so much.

Below are just a few of the changes made — some positive and some not so much.

Standard Deduction…

Time is a key factor in investing

January 01, 2018

With the arrival of the New Year, many of us will pause and ponder the age-old question: “Who knows where the time goes?” And, as is always the case, none of us really do know. However, wherever the time goes, it will usually be a key factor in your success as an investor.

Time can…

Lean business plans sharpen focus, clarify priorities

December 25, 2017

There’s no one right way to write a business plan.

What’s important is that your plan meets your needs and the needs of the intended audience. Most business plans fall into one of two categories: traditional or lean.

Traditional business plans are most common, use a standard structure,…