Parent Plus Loans

P is for the Potential Pitfalls of Parent Direct Plus Loans

  The cost of college has been soaring, and so has the amount of student loan debt. We all want our kids to go to college but at what cost? Let’s talk about the dangers of one student loan in particular “The Parent Direct PLUS Loan.” This specific loan is one that parents should be […]

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O is for Opt to Save Money on Summer Fun

Summer is once again upon us, and as the temperatures rise many find their expenses rising too. Between children’s summer activities, childcare, day camps, and providing the family with a memorable vacation, your savings account may take a hit. But consider this, the weather in all its glory can help you find lots of outdoor […]

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N is for Never Neglect Your Digital Imprint

In today’s high tech world we have the ability to gain information, send messages, and shop for goods all with the click of a few buttons. However, every time we search, post or buy we are leaving a digital track which is then data mined by the browser, app or service. This data gives data […]

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Commemorate Memorial Day

  This year, as we gather with family and friends to enjoy a Memorial Day barbeque and the start of summer, let’s take the time to reflect and honor the men and women who sacrificed their lives while fighting for our freedom as well as for those who continue to fight. Here are a few […]

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M is for Money Habits for a Lifetime and How They Affect Retirement.

We all have “money habits, ” and most have specific practices to help us acquire what we believe will bring the happiness we desire. The ultimate goal for many is to save enough during our working years to enjoy retirement. Have you considered what happens when we go from working and saving to retirement and […]

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L is for Leaving Loneliness Behind

“Loneliness is one of the most painful emotional experiences of the human condition”.  ─ Henegar Counseling Center. Studies show loneliness significantly increases the rate of death and physical ailments. And, as we age loneliness will impact our lives more and more. Our children will grow and start their careers and independent lives, our companions may […]

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K is for Kickstart your Business using the Power of Social Media

There are still some small business owners that believe social media is trivial, but as the world constantly changes, marketing techniques continue to evolve. Today, billions of people worldwide are using social media.  No longer are billboards, print ads, and mass mailings the only way to advertise. At Zuraw Financial Advisors we learned to embrace […]

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J is for the Journey of Job Hunting after 50

Each life journey comes with ups and downs, and when a chance for a new opportunity presents itself, it’s important to embrace the growth that’s in store and except the challenges no matter how daunting it may seem. So let’s think of job hunting after 50 as a new expedition in which we can learn […]

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Zuraw Financial Advisors is the Proud Sponsor of the “Save a Place for ACE” Fundraiser for the Adult Center for Enrichment (ACE).

                       When:        Tuesday, May 2, 2017 Time:         7:30 a.m.                                 Where:      Empire Room Downtown                                 […]

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I is for: Inequality In Marriages

    Traditional gender roles and responsibilities in marriages are changing, and today’s couples have to navigate this new reality. For decades, women’s labor force participation and educational achievements have risen significantly. In the 1950’s only 26 percent of married women worked outside the home growing to 67 percent by the mid-eighties.  The Pew Research […]

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