Welcome to our Video and Audio Podcast Review of our Q 4 2019 Newsletter. For those on the road or just unable to grab the time to read, our podcast type review gives you the behind the scenes insight to our thoughts, observations and deep views of the entire Newsletter.
Let’s get going!
And here is your review!
Is it Time to Refinance?
With Mortgage rates moving lower, we discuss the major items to think of when refinancing your Mortgage.
Our most clever point is we like to have an 18 month payback for the costs when refinancing… this serves as a good barometer on when to refinance, irrespective of the size of your Mortgage.
It’s been going on for a long time
Trade Wars AKA Tariff talks have been around for a long time. This is not our first rodeo… notice how trade has been more efficient over time!
End of Year Tax Reminders
While there are a lot of reach back tax items i.e. Things we can do next year for this years taxes… there are many that have a firm year end deadline-
- RMD – Required Minimum Distributions
- Company Related Retirement plans i.e. 401k
- Charitable Donations
- 529 and other education programs
We hope you enjoy … talk to you in ….. 2020 WOOOW !!!
John A. Kvale CFA, CFP