Monthly Archives: December 2017



We are coming up on the Last Weekend of 2017. Stay warm and we will see you next year! Unbreakable My older brother has always been my hero and my protector. As an adult, I have come to see him as the unbreakable man. Everything that he has been through would literally have destroyed other [...]

By | December 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Unbreakable

Legislative Update

Legislative Update On Tuesday, December 19, congress passed the most sweeping update to the tax code in the United States in over 30 years. This bill reduced the corporate tax rate permanently from 35 percent to 21 percent, and reduced the tax rates by much less for individuals, although the individual tax cuts end by [...]

By | December 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Legislative Update

How Rich Are You?

How Rich Are You? Financial worry is one of the biggest stress factors we experience in America. In reality, most people have all the things that they need: shelter, food, water, and clothes. It’s the things that we want that usually drain our bank account. I know I have more than I need, but I [...]

By | December 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How Rich Are You?

End of Year Giving

End of Year Giving Give gifts now for 2017 tax benefits!!  It’s time to check our shopping list and make sure we haven’t forgotten anyone.  I’m hoping PILR is on your list for end of year giving.  PILR is a nonprofit, making your donations tax deductible.  Plus, the work you support to help people with [...]

By | December 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on End of Year Giving

Christmas List

All I want for Christmas is I love the magic of Christmas. People are, in most cases, just a little more friendly, the music is a little happier and children are brimming with excitement because it is almost time for Santa to visit. As a kid, I remember sitting down every year and writing my [...]

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