Due to the new tax law in effect for 2018, federal income tax rates for some individuals and couples may be at historically lower levels. Since Roth IRAs grow tax free and have tax-free qualified withdrawals, now may be a good time for some to consider converting traditional IRAs to Roth status. Kimberly Foss joins Fox 40 to break down the specifics.
The stock market has experienced some volatility recently, with geopolitical tensions on trade exacerbating normal fluctuations for investors’ portfolios. Kimberly Foss joins Yahoo Finance to talk markets and tariffs, sharing how “trying to time the market really is a loser’s game.” Instead, she notes, investors should focus on broad diversification, asset allocation, and rebalancing.
The holidays are here and for many revelers that means overextending their pocketbooks in November and December. Kimberly Foss shares 5 simple strategies to prevent holiday overspending, better manage credit cards, and pay off debt before the new year.
Kimberly Foss weighs in on the debate regarding when retirees should begin their Social Security benefits. She shares some practical considerations around the big decision, including the nuisances around full retirement age, the level of personal financial need, and individual health and average life expectancy.
Kimberly Foss joins Fox40 to offer a few valuable insights for those preparing for retirement, including how to optimize Social Security withdrawals, keeping an eye on employer 401(K) plan contributions, and remembering to pay themselves first when it comes to their children.
After a wedding-filled weekend of her own, Kimberly Foss shares 5 examples of how marriage can help couples build wealth, along with some of the institution's best financial advantages. She discusses up-to-date strategies around tax deductions, retirement accounts, and even car insurance rates — unexpected but valuable benefits of tying the knot.
Kimberly Foss weighs in on the many solid reasons to focus on estate planning, no matter the size of your estate. She shares how a few steps taken now can save your loved ones hours of heartache and thousands of dollars in unnecessary fees and expenses in the future. Here’s a quick list of tasks that you can start to work on right away.
With back-to-school season around the corner, Kimberly Foss shares what steps parents can take to reduce education costs. She discusses three strategies to maximize your student’s chances for admission, receiving financial aid, and having a successful college career.
Kimberly Foss joins Fox 40 to weigh in on a recent report indicating that over half of married women leave all investing and financial planning decisions to their husbands. Kimberly shares 3 key tips on how women can avoid being left out of major household financial decisions.