How Douglas County Residents Can Donate for Dorian Relief

Unfortunately, this is a follow-up piece to some advice I shared in the spring — March to be exact. When tornadoes ravaged Lee County, Alabama, the country rushed to its aid. Although nature is beautiful in various forms, it’s also equally unpredictable. And that unpredictability sometimes leads to loss of life and communities. If you’ve turned on the news anytime … Read More

Bruce FosdickHow Douglas County Residents Can Donate for Dorian Relief

Five Productivity Tips for Douglas County Busy Bodies

With Labor Day behind us, fall is just around the corner. (And a quick tax note: so are estimated taxes, if that applies to you. Due the 16th of this month. Consider yourself reminded. Though I will probably remind you once more.) Now … fall. This can be a happy transition (as it is for many), though I do know … Read More

Bruce FosdickFive Productivity Tips for Douglas County Busy Bodies

Estate Planning For Douglas County Singles

Many of our Douglas County clients are married. What I have to say today is still relevant, conceptually (and even in some of the details). So don’t skip on by. As I have talked about before, estate planning is something that many families continue to neglect. I’m not here to toot that horn again today. But there is actually more … Read More

Bruce FosdickEstate Planning For Douglas County Singles

Three New Tax Implications for Buying or Selling a House in the Douglas County Area

Sometimes real estate is more art than science. Because every homebuyer’s situation is nuanced from home to realtor to geographic location, there’s no cut-and-dried way to go about it, and that’s whether you’re investing, moving or selling. But there are a few things you should know about — whether you’re a long-time homeowner or just beginning your search. Because buying a … Read More

Bruce FosdickThree New Tax Implications for Buying or Selling a House in the Douglas County Area

A Powerful Example of Tax Planning For Douglas County Families And Individuals

It’s wild to think that there are only four more months in 2019. As we get older, time sure does fly. And unfortunately, many get stuck in a rut from year to year. Specifically related to taxes — many do not look at, or even think about, their tax situation until the winter or early spring. But if you can take … Read More

Bruce FosdickA Powerful Example of Tax Planning For Douglas County Families And Individuals

Two Ways Towards Making Money In Marriage Harmonious For Douglas County Couples

Summer is nearing an end. Which also means, well, wedding season is slowing down. If you’ve been married, you know that there is a big difference between the “wedding show”, and the real work of being married. One of the best pieces of advice I’ve seen for newlyweds is that they put just as much planning (if not far more) … Read More

Bruce FosdickTwo Ways Towards Making Money In Marriage Harmonious For Douglas County Couples

Four Online Security Moves For Douglas County People Right Now

Firstly, our hearts are broken for the victims of the shooting at the Garlic Festival in California on Monday (one of whom was a six-year-old boy). These events accumulate to paint a picture of deep pain buried within our modern culture, and it’s important, in my opinion, that we never go numb to them. +++ There’s no good way to … Read More

Bruce FosdickFour Online Security Moves For Douglas County People Right Now

Four Great Summer Tax Moves For Folks in Douglas County

Summer is flying by. Do you feel that way? It’s an exciting season with cookouts, vacations and extracurricular activities (my thoughts and sympathies for Douglas County parents with multiple kids playing multiple sports among 100 other things). Before you know it and July is almost over. How does it all go by so fast? But if you can find some … Read More

Bruce FosdickFour Great Summer Tax Moves For Folks in Douglas County

Bruce Fosdick’s Parents’ Guide For Telling Their Family’s Financial Story

How we are raised around financial matters can impact us for a lifetime. When a close friend or family member loses their home, or their job (or both), it can be frightening on several levels. You begin to wonder if the same could happen to you. And, as you’re probably aware, this fear of economic uncertainty causes anxiety in many … Read More

Bruce FosdickBruce Fosdick’s Parents’ Guide For Telling Their Family’s Financial Story

Bruce Fosdick’s Five Principles For Spending That Actually Produces Satisfaction

We’re all still basking in the World Champion US Women’s Soccer Team over here in the Bruce L. Fosdick, CPA, PC offices. Pretty amazing to see so much excellence, and on behalf of our country. Here’s to hoping for continued unification within our culture in the aftermath. There’s lots of conversation about different pay scales for the men’s and women’s … Read More

Bruce FosdickBruce Fosdick’s Five Principles For Spending That Actually Produces Satisfaction