Call Us Today!   203-698-5562

HACKMANN WEALTH PARTNERS' BLOG

Don’t Get Swept Up In The Recession

Between February and June of 2020, the Dow Jones Industrial Index moved violently from around 27,000 down to below 20,000 and then up very quickly back to around 25,000. Anyone watching those market movements surely had a great amount of…

June 16, 2020 | Read More >

Recognize and Prevent Elder Financial Abuse 

Yesterday was World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.   There can be many ways the elderly are abused by family or those close to them.  Let’s look at abuse from a financial aspect. Financial abuse can be a complicated subject, but…

June 9, 2020 | Read More >

Estate Planning in a Pandemic 

The ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic has disrupted life in countless ways. The health crisis has led many people to examine their own mortality and realize that they are not prepared for the end of life situations. As the crisis continues…

June 9, 2020 | Read More >

CARES Act Creates Tax Relief 

In March 2020, the unemployment rate was 4.4 percent; just one month later the number had skyrocketed to 14.7 percent-the highest figure since the Great Depression of the 1930s. Some 29 million Americans are now temporarily or permanently out of…

May 30, 2020 | Read More >

Stimulus Payments Won’t Cut Into Your Tax Refund

In March 2020, the Federal Government passed the CARES Act. This act, a result of the massive COVID-19 pandemic that has infected over one million Americans, was responsible for the establishment of a variety of federal aid designed to assist…

May 26, 2020 | Read More >

Updated Stimulus Check Info 

If you’re still someone waiting and wondering about the status of your Stimulus Check, we are here to help you understand it all. The following information will focus on what you need to know about the stimulus checks the government…

April 24, 2020 | Read More >

Medicare Expands Tele-Medicine Help Due To COVID-19 


Medicare recently announced the expansion of its telemedicine program to benefit seniors while they stay at home during the Coronavirus pandemic. This expansion will allow millions of senior Medicare participants to adhere to the public health advisory to stay home…

April 3, 2020 | Read More >

Coronavirus and Your Travel Plans

Coronavirus is continuing to spread worldwide since its origination in China. The virus has entered countries in the Middle East, countries in Europe and even America. It is important to consider what to do about traveling internationally with the outbreak…

March 13, 2020 | Read More >

Savings vs. Income in Retirement

When thinking about retirement, you should make sure to have a clear understanding of savings vs. income. When thinking about retirement, many think about a particular savings amount that they would like to reach. This type of thinking comes from…

February 26, 2020 | Read More >

Changes to Required Minimum Distribution Rules

With the passage of the SECURE Act in December 2019, current and future retirees can expect to see significant changes which are likely to impact their tax planning for retirement. Most notably, perhaps, is the increase in the Required Minimum…

February 26, 2020 | Read More >