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20Apr 2017

The average tax refund was just over $3,000 last year. Often times, the money is used on a one-time splurge, but there are ways to make the money work for your benefit all year long. Financial professional Mindy Mcintosh talks with FOX66 Profitt Report with tips to help us think differently about our tax refunds. […]

18Apr 2017

Spring only comes once a year, but a deep cleaning can help your home stay organized and uncluttered all year round. The same can be said for your finances! Financial professional Mindy McIntosh talks with WJRT about 5 tips to spring clean your financial household: 1. Inspect Your Budget 2. Rake in Retirement Contributions 3. […]

10Apr 2017

What started out as a financial-literacy awareness day more than a decade ago is now a month-long campaign that has been recognized by Congress every year since 2004. The program is designed to highlight the importance of financial literacy and teach people of all ages how to manage their money wisely. And, according to recent […]

03Apr 2017

The Time to Plan for Retirement is Now It’s National Retirement Planning Week (April 3-7) — a perfect opportunity to focus on arguably the most important piece of the financial-planning pie. Bluntly stated, there is an urgent need for retirement planning. A unique set of challenges has emerged that make planning essential, including changes in […]

03Apr 2017

Americans spend trillions of dollars every year on wants, needs, knick knacks and everything in between. But your home and life can start to feel cluttered. That clutter is costing you cash, and financial professional Mindy McIntosh talks with WSMH FOX66 Profitt Report about how to take your trash and make it into treasure! Turn Your […]

02Mar 2017

America Saves Week is here! America Saves Week is a national effort to set a savings goal, make a savings plan, and save automatically. Join millions of others who are taking time this week to start or grow their savings. It all starts when you make a commitment to yourself to save. Let America Saves […]

28Feb 2017

America Saves Week is a national effort to set a savings goal, make a savings plan, and save automatically. Join millions of others who are taking time this week to start or grow their savings. Most of us understand that saving regularly is one of the simplest ways to reach our financial goals, but we […]

23Feb 2017

A new study shows Michigan has one of the largest gender wage gaps in the country. Women in Michigan are making an average of 74 cents for every $1 a man earns. Financial Professional Mindy McIntosh talks with WJRT ABC 12 about how women can level out the financial playing field: Equal Pay for Women […]

10Feb 2017

Managing your money can be overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be! Taking the time to get your finances in order can really pay off. It can help you stay on top of your bills and save thousands each year. Mindy McIntosh talks with FOX66 Profitt Report to improve your money management skills. 1. Change […]

08Feb 2017

Whether it’s your first Valentine’s Day as a couple or your 50th, you probably have some work to do when it comes to your finances. It may not seem romantic, but financial harmony plays a big part in finding marital bliss. Financial professional Mindy McIntosh has some advice for couples on FOX66 Profitt Report. Make […]

01Feb 2017

Tax Time Preparedness and Planning Tax season is swiftly upon us! The IRS estimates that 20 percent of taxpayers who are eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) fail to claim it, which could mean the difference between getting ahead or staying in the red in 2017. The added complication to this common oversight […]

31Jan 2017

Tax day on April 18th can seem far off, this year’s deadline will be here before you know it. As you start the process of gathering your tax documents and completing your return, we want to provide a reminder of common filing errors to look out for. Whether you hire a professional or go it alone, […]