Social Security Seminar

On January 21st, a collaborative effort was made by John Murphy of B&C Financial Advisors and George Koury of George Koury & Associates to help seminar attendees better understand their benefit options in regards to Social Security and Medicare. They discussed as people approach retirement, it is important for them to understand their government provided …

A Big Change Just Happened With Social Security and No One Said a Thing

Many people may know Congress recently passed a Federal Budget Agreement, which was largely supported by the President in order to increase the debt ceiling. What many people may not be aware of, however, is there were changes in the agreement that closed several loopholes within Social Security that previously allowed people to increase their …

What is Your Plan for the Future?

We all think about what we want for ourselves in retirement, in our careers, or even where we want to live. There are many things one can do to help get themselves there; however, many of us do not know where to start. This is why everyone needs a financial plan. Whether planning how long …

Why Everyone Needs a Financial Plan

Many people think having a financial plan is only for the wealthy; however, wealth is not defined by dollars alone. 

Who Needs to Take an RMD (Required Minimum Distribution)?

The first question someone might ask is, what is an RMD? An RMD is an annual distribution from an IRA (Individual Retirement Account) that is required by the IRS.

Retirement Plan Changes in 2015

From changes in contribution limitations to a new account option, here’s what retirement savers can expect for 2015

2014 Light the Night Walk

On the evening of Thursday, November 6th, B&C Financial participated in its 6th annual Light the Night Walk to support The Leukemia Lymphoma Society. As we have mentioned before, this charity is very close to B&C’s heart, our Compliance Officer Jacque Bos’ son, Connor, was diagnosed with leukemia in January 2009. We would like to …

Financial Advice for Children and Grandchildren

Many clients have asked us over the years what their children should be doing to begin building their savings for retirement. The best answer we can give is to have their children talk to us. Our clients are a part of our family. The best thing we can do is also to help their children …