Workshop For Women In Business By Christina Lynn, CFP

Financing is often a challenge for women in business, even though women own 40% of businesses in the US. For example, female entrepreneurs ask for roughly $35,000 less in financing than their male counterparts. KFG’s newest staff member, Certified Financial...

Return on Tax Investment

You might wonder what you get in return for your tax dollars. The question isn’t so far-fetched; after all, the government collects those taxes—theoretically, at least—in order to give you back a comparable value in services like police protection, education,...

2021 First Quarter Investment Market Report

**A video version of this report can be found in your Orion client portal.** What a difference a year makes!  Unlike the situation in the first quarter of 2020, U.S. stocks posted healthy gains since the start of the year, and there is optimism that the recent flurry...

“You’re It.” Financial Caregiving and Money Beliefs

“Mom, I can’t take time off work today to take you to your doctor’s appointment, so I’ve arranged to pay for an Uber driver instead.” The elderly parent’s need for transportation is met. The son or daughter’s obligation and...

When Tax Deductions Cost You Money

How much is a tax deduction worth? Maybe less than your money scripts would have you believe. Here are some common ways that over-emphasizing deductions may reduce your tax bill, but actually cost you more money than you save. 1. Maintaining a Home Mortgage. “I...