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February 20, 2019

Perfect Credit Score of 850? 760 May Be Good Enough.

Common sense and financial lore say that the higher our credit score, the better. A high credit score is a badge of honor to many people. […]
January 28, 2019

Spring Benchmark

Hot off the press, here is our firm’s quarterly newsletter. It includes a review of the markets in 2018; talks about happenings around our firm; and […]
January 16, 2019

Movie Event on February 20

BCS Wealth Management invites you to a private movie event on Wednesday, February 20! We have reserved an auditorium at Real to Reel in Johnson City. The […]
December 26, 2018

BCS Wealth Welcomes Jeff Burgess

BCS Wealth Management welcomes Jeff Burgess to our team as a financial advisor. Jeff joined our firm in November. He has over 20 years of experience […]
December 17, 2018

Update on the Tennessee Hall Tax

Back in May 2016, Gov. Bill Haslam signed legislation to phase-out the Tennessee Hall Income Tax. The legislation reduced the Hall Tax rate from 6% to […]
November 30, 2018

IRS Increases IRA and 401(k) Contribution Limits for 2019

The Internal Revenue Service announced cost of living adjustments that will raise the maximum contribution amounts for most retirement plans. This is good news for retirement […]
November 19, 2018

Thanksgiving Greetings

Thanksgiving is right around the corner! What are you thankful for this year? It’s never too early to think about. I find myself very thankful to […]
November 1, 2018

Roth IRA Conversion: A Year-End Tax Move to Consider?

Many of us tend to think of April 15 (or October 15) as the all-important tax deadline each year. Indeed, Tax Day is a significant annual […]
October 18, 2018

Social Security Retirement Benefits to Increase 2.8% in 2019

The Social Security Administration announced that the cost-of-living adjustment for 2019 will be 2.8%. This is the largest Social Security retirement benefit boost in seven years. […]
September 28, 2018

Federal Reserve Raises Rates Again

The Federal Reserve raised short-term interest rates on Wednesday, September 26 by a quarter point. This is the eighth such rate increase since late 2015, which […]