News & Insights

Could You Be Responsible for Your Parents' Nursing Home Bills?

In 26 states, children may be financially responsible for certain debts of their parents, including nursing home costs.

Four Issues to Consider Before Refinancing Your Home

Historically low mortgage interest rates are making many homeowners think about refinancing. But it's important to look beyond the numbers.

Read Dan Flanagan's New SumNEWS Article on Timely Tax and Financial Planning Strategies

Dan discusses opportunities and challenges posed by the aftermath of the COVID-19 crisis.  

Is Your Portfolio Overweight?

Your investment portfolio might not be as diversified as it should be. Should you worry?

Canby Financial Advisors Market Commentary for the Quarter Ended 6/30/2020

The COVID-19 crisis brought about the first U.S. recession since 2008-2009, but since then the broad market has recovered most of its losses. Is this optimism justified?

Don't Throw Away Your Stimulus Payment!

Four million Americans will receive their stimulus payments via Electronic Impact Payment (EIP) cards.

Raising Awareness of COVID-19-Inspired Unemployment Scams

With the fallout from the pandemic causing an unprecedented increase in unemployment insurance claims, reports of identity theft are rampant.

Understanding the Fear Factors that Lead to “Fight-or-Flight” Investing

It's important to learn how to avoid impulsive actions that could harm your financial security over the long run.

The Tax Implications of Working from Home

With the COVID-19 pandemic keeping many employees working remotely, their tax situation--and yours--may become increasingly complex. 

Understanding the Nuances of the Roth “Five-Year” Rule

To reap the tax-free distribution benefits of Roth IRA and 401(k) accounts when you turn 591/2 or older, you need to wait five years.