AICPA Highlights 5 Recent Personal Finance Trends

An AICPA survey indicates that only 46 percent of Americans are confident that they will attain their financial goals prior to retiring. If you are already a client with Vawter Financial aren’t you glad this isn’t you? If not what are you waiting for!?!
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Why Financial Literacy is Important

While no one is complaining about living longer, the reality is that we need to save more money for retirement. However, a new statistic shows that 22% of Americans have less than $5,000 saved for retirement. Being financially literate in today’s economic climate is more important than ever.
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Social Security Facts

Social Security is much more than retirement income. Along with providing a small income to millions of seniors, Social Security also provides life insurance as well as survivor benefits.
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Financial Planning for Your Aging Parents

If you come from a typical family, finances were rarely discussed in detail even as you matured into adulthood, which was fine as long as your parents were fully capable of running their own lives.  But, as your parents age, and with today’s life expectancies that could span another 20 to 30 years at age 60, there is a strong likelihood that they might lose their cognitive function.

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Suggestions for Long-Term Financial Health

Sometimes simple is best. Many of us tend to complicate our financial situation; overthinking our options while ignoring the basics.

But like anything else, the simplest rules are often the most important ones; and the ones most likely to be ignored. How many of these rules do you follow?

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Top Strategies for Charitable Giving

We all have certain causes that we choose to support monetarily. In fact, in 2017, Americans gave more than $410 billion to charities, breaking the $400 billion mark for the first time in history.

But anytime that we give our money to an organization, it’s important to do our due diligence, ensuring that the funds that we give will be used effectively.

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