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WealthTrack: Avoid the Nightmare of Running Out of Money in Retirement

April 5, 2018

MACRO Consulting Group

MACRO's Senior Partner, Mark Cortazzo, CFP®, CIMA®, recently appeared on the financial television program WealthTrack. He sat down with Host Consuelo Mack to talk about how not to run out of money during...

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Three Brothers Walk Into a Financial Planner’s Office…

April 4, 2018

Mark Cortazzo, CFP®, CIMA®

Timing is everything, so the saying goes. This is especially true when it comes to your retirement. Many people may not understand the role timing plays in a successful retirement plan. While most tend to focus on the...

Don’t Be Fooled By Fraudulent Charities

March 29, 2018

MACRO Consulting Group

Before you write that check or text a $10 donation to a special number, you should do a little homework. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) web page offers a list of actions and advice to help ensure the charity is...

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Don’t Let a Lost Job Turn into Lost Financial Opportunities

March 20, 2018

Nick Spagnoletti, Jr., CFP®

If you’ve recently been “involuntarily separated” from your job (or perhaps you left voluntarily), you are not alone. In the last five months of 2017, an average of 1.7 million U.S. workers per month found...

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February Market Overview

March 2, 2018

MACRO Consulting Group

February was a tough month for investors. After a nice start to the year in January, markets experienced a bout of volatility. There are several different undercurrents contributing to the disruption and they are...

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Cryptocurrency: Boon or Boondoggle?

February 27, 2018

MACRO Consulting Group

Lately it seems that you can’t go to the grocery store, the gym, or your kid’s basketball game without overhearing someone talking about Bitcoin. Established in 2009, Bitcoin is the best-known example of...