Of Independent Means
Welcome to Of Independent Means, written by Cathy Curtis, CFP®.
Cathy has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, InvestmentNews, Money Magazine, Financial Planning Magazine, has appeared on ABC, KTVU and KGO, and is a regular contributor to AOL’s DailyFinance business and financial news section.
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With the end of the year fast approaching, Tax Season may be the last thing on your mind. Yet in many ways, the final months …
After months of discussion and debate, President Biden announced on August 24, 2022 that many federal student loan borrowers will be eligible for some type …
Strategic Charitable Giving: How to Make an Impact with Your Donations While Minimizing Your Tax Bill
Americans are some of the most generous people in the world. In 2021, Americans gave over $484 billion to charity, according to Giving USA’s 2021 …
On the face of it, Social Security benefits seem straightforward. You simply fill out some paperwork when you retire and start receiving your monthly amount. …
Women tend to face a variety of unique financial challenges when separating from a partner. When it comes to successfully navigating gray divorce, preparation and …
The world continues to evolve in many ways. However, when it comes to buying a new car, it often feels like stepping into a time …
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