Although the 2012 tax season is officially over, tax scams unfortunately are not, which is why the IRS issues an annual “Dirty Dozen” list that includes common tax scams affecting taxpayers. Taxpayers should be aware of these tax scams so they can protect themselves against claims that sound too good to be true, and because…

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According to Stephen B. Blumenthal, CEO of CMG Capital Management Group, Inc., this bull market could be getting a little long in the tooth.  Who knows?  We did see a big drop (over 200 points in the Dow) one day last week, but nobody knows what markets will do in the future. According to Blumenthal, “after…

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At President Obama’s news conference last week, he answered several questions about the Affordable Care Act, aka ACA or Obamacare.  You choose. The President said there will be some rough edges that will need to be worked out.  Talk about an understatement!  From everything I’ve read, there are still many pieces of the puzzle that…

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By Jeremy A. Wechsler, Esq., Your Estate Planning & Asset Protection Attorney Asset protection is no longer for the super wealthy. In today’s world, consider how common the following events are: divorce, bankruptcy, foreclosure, lawsuits, creditor problems, addictions, special needs, and an inability to manage money properly. While you’re putting together your estate plan, you really…

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An article appeared in the July 22nd issue of Barron’s Magazine suggested gold is set to rally about 20%.  Written by Gene Epstein, a Barron’s columnist, the article suggests that gold’s rapid decline seems to have hit a barrier at around $1,200 an ounce and that recent data suggests a rebound to $1,550 in the…

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