Making It On Your Own: Saving

When you’re first starting out, your financial stability and future wealth depend on good saving habits. Learn about the three buckets of savings in the third post of our financial education series for young adults. more >
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4 Ways to Transfer Wealth to Children

Giving a child a head-start in life requires careful financial planning to achieve both your and the child’s future goals. Here are four common strategies to pass down wealth to children in a meaningful way. more >
Young Adults and Taxes

Making It On Your Own: Taxes

For first-time filers, taxes may seem daunting at first. But they're actually pretty easy. Aspiriant wealth managers explain the basics in the second post of our financial education series for young adults. more >
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Making It On Your Own: Budgeting

The money you’ll make during your lifetime is only half the story. How you manage your money is the key to reaching your personal goals. And it starts with setting a reasonable budget. more >
Incentive Stock Options

When Tech Deals Go Well

Incentive stock options, or ISOs, can make a huge impact on reaching one’s life goals. But success requires careful financial planning until that big liquidity event. Here’s one example. more >
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Divorce Disability Insurance

When working through a divorce settlement, it’s important to factor in the possibility of a permanent disability impacting support payments. Special divorce disability insurance may help assure continuity and peace of mind. more >
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Year-End Income Tax Planning

Republican income tax proposals to reduce rates at the top end and cap itemized deductions make year-end tax planning as important as ever. Ray Edwards details strategies to potentially minimize your tax bill. more >

The End of Estate Taxes?

Even if the new Republican-held White House and Congress repeal the estate tax, the question of how long it will last and other uncertainties still make estate planning a good idea. Clay Stevens explains why. more >

Struck Money? Here’s What To Do Next

While becoming a self-made millionaire is a dream for many, the reality of sudden wealth can actually bring with it a myriad of challenges that some may not know how to deal with. more >