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“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.”
Benjamin Franklin

Another Reason to Own Rental Property: 20% Tax Break

Another Reason to Own Rental Property: 20% Tax Break

Earlier this month the IRS clarified the rules on the 20 percent deduction on qualified business income from pass-through entities that include sole proprietorships to S corporations.  The 199A deduction, commonly referred to as the qualified business income deduction, was a welcome (and...

‘Square’ Up and Ride These Double-Digit Gains

‘Square’ Up and Ride These Double-Digit Gains

Chances are you use a Square product regularly, whether it is paying for your cup of coffee, craft beer, haircut, or use one in your own business. This financial technology company has grown rapidly along with mobile device sales over the last eight years and the stock (NYSE: SQ) is up 180% in...

How to Ride the ‘Melt-Up’

How to Ride the ‘Melt-Up’

It’s starting to feel like 1999 again. Not in the ‘Party like it’s...’ kind of way, but in the ‘stock bubble’ kind of way. It’s called a Melt-Up, and it happens at the end of the bull market when everyone on your block and their yellow dog is suddenly buying or talking about stocks. It’s the...

Shopping for Income? This Stock is On Sale

Shopping for Income? This Stock is On Sale

In good times and bad, people love a bargain. Today we have an opportunity to own a company who provides bargains at a bargain –with the possibly of 40% growth in stock price while earning a dividend of 6.2% along the way. Understand, I’m not someone who loves...

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