Airbnb and Tax-Free Income: What You Need to Know

Author: Patrick Melvin Jr.

Patrick D. Melvin Jr., is a Wealth Manager at Independence Advisors, LLC. Pat models client’s financial plans and works with the firm’s clients on financial planning areas such as retirement planning, investment planning and estate planning. CLICK HERE TO ASK PAT.

June 14, 2017  |  

Airbnb and Tax-Free Income: What You Need to Know

The rising popularity of online home-sharing sites such as Airbnb, Homeaway and FlipKey have made vacations and other out-of-town trips more affordable than ever for travelers. If your hometown is hosting a major concert, national event or sporting event like the NFL Draft’s recent stop in Philadelphia, owners can rent out their residences at attractive […]

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February 6, 2017  |  

Penalty Free Retirement Withdrawals Prior to Age 59.5? Let’s talk about “Rule 55”

It has been well documented that the earliest age to begin taking withdrawals from retirement accounts is age 59 ½.  This is the age you are now eligible to withdraw money from your IRA, 401(k), 403(b) or other qualified plans without incurring an early withdrawal penalty. Note: You may still have to pay taxes on […]

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January 26, 2017  |  

Top 5 Blog Posts of 2016

Looking back at the past year, our blog subjects had a wide range of topics.  From investments to taxes and other financial topics, we hope you enjoy our writings – because in the end, the purpose of our blog is to leave you, the readers, more informed. Below you will find our Top 5 blog […]

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January 9, 2017  |  

What Can We Expect in 2017? Answer: The Unexpected

What will 2017 hold for the markets? About this time every January, news outlets, economists, fund managers and other pundits flood the media with their predictions about what the market will do in the year ahead. Bold predictions abound regarding anticipated interest rate movements, the direction of the S&P 500 index and the global economy, […]

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December 7, 2016  |  

How Can I Find My Old 401(k) Account?

Key Takeaways Don’t overlook 401(k)s from past jobs. The account value is probably still growing and the money is rightfully yours in retirement. You can roll over an old 401(k) into a personal IRA and often into your new employer’s 401(k) without penalties or tax consequence. The Labor Department and Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. are […]

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October 19, 2016  |  

Investing and the U.S. Presidential Election: The Evidence

As Election Day approaches, the circus surrounding this year’s presidential election can cause investors angst. While the outcome is unknown, one thing is for certain: There will be a steady stream of opinions from pundits and prognosticators about how the election will impact the stock market. As we explain below, investors would be well‑served to […]

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