St. Louisans, have you picked up the latest issue of Town & Style? Check out the “Assets & Answers” column, featuring advice by HighTower St. Louis Wealth Advisor, Jennifer Belmont Jennings JD, on discussing finances with your children. HighTower St. Louis Wealth Advisors serves many multi-generational families, and we place great value on educating the […]
The prolific actor will discuss her new book, In Pieces, a deeply searing memoir about being a woman – a famous woman – in the last half of the 20th century. Field started writing down her thoughts after her mother’s death and has been working on this book for 5 years using family artifacts. With […]
This past month we lost two great Americans: Aretha Franklin and John McCain. In the days surrounding their death we saw two very different scenarios play out. In the case of McCain we saw he had discussed his wants and needs. McCain made the arrangements for his death and his observances. He controlled how […]
A new Missouri law went into effect on June 1, 2018 defining how a fiduciary may be granted access to electronic records and digital assets. Illinois has a similar law already in effect. We can’t explain it any better than one of our attorney partners, Jennifer Davis with Greensfelder, did in this recent article in […]
The big news during the month of July was the surging Gross Domestic Product (GDP) figures released by the government. Since the aftermath of the Great Recession, the growth of the American economy has been stuck in low gear, earning the nickname “Plow Horse.” The figures released indicated the economy grew at an inflation […]
A 529 plan is a college savings plan offering tax and financial aid benefits for qualified educational expenses (https://www.irs.gov/credits-deductions/individuals/qualified-ed-expenses). Each parent and other relatives can contribute up to $15,000 per child, per year to a 529 account without reporting the contribution to the IRS. A 529 account can also be “superfunded” with contributions of $75,000 […]
Congratulations to Barbara Archer of HighTower St. Louis on being identified as one of the BEST WEALTH ADVISORS as part of the St. Louis Small Business Monthly 2018 “80 BEST Companies in St Louis”. http://www.sbmon.com/Articles/Article/1337
In the midst of your summer fun, taking time for a midyear tax checkup could yield rewards long after your vacation photos are buried deep in Facebook. Personal and financial events, such as getting married, sending a child off to college, or retiring, happen throughout the year and can have a big impact on […]
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