Monthly Archives: January 2009

“Help Me Help You!”

Tweet I recall the locker room scene in the movie Jerry McGuire where Tom Cruise was struggling to keep his only sports management client, Rod Tidwell. Jerry was pleading with Tidwell, “Help Me Help You!” Tax preparation is an area where tax preparers need your help to help you. Sometimes items can fall through the cracks and end up costing you tax … Continue reading

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When Buying or Refinancing a Home You Should…

Tweet Make sure you understand the fine print! It’s a great time to buy or refinance a home. Interest rates are extremely low (As of Jan 2009 a no points, 30 year fixed, mortgage rate of 5% is very common). While this great interest rate opportunity creates a terrific chance to lower your monthly payment, it also can create confusion. The confusion … Continue reading

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Tweet Welcome to The Financial Minute. This blog is designed for clients and friends of Von Haefen Financial Management. It is my intention to write about topics that you will find useful and interesting. I will also strive to write about timely topics, such as tax information during tax season. Since I know all of you are extremely busy, it is my … Continue reading

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