Andre + Associates, PC’s Four Tips On How To Think About Money

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It’s been a great pleasure to reconnect with some North Central Texas clients this past week, as we have had the opportunity to conspire together about building their financial fortress, with the “new” tax law in mind. There are still plenty of provisions within these new tax regulations for which the IRS has not yet issued clear guidance, but that … Read More

Keith AndreAndre + Associates, PC’s Four Tips On How To Think About Money

Delayed Gratification: Staying Focused to Get Ahead (Later) in North Central Texas

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For sports fans, that was quite a run last week. The NHL crowned its champion (and the nation’s capital seemed like it was one massive street party for the weekend), the rest of the NBA conceded to the Golden State Warriors, and we witnessed another Triple Crown in horse racing. Now, well … there’s baseball. But this is a good … Read More

Keith AndreDelayed Gratification: Staying Focused to Get Ahead (Later) in North Central Texas

Delayed Gratification: Staying Focused to Get Ahead (Later) in Southwest Louisiana

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For sports fans, that was quite a run last week. The NHL crowned its champion (and the nation’s capital seemed like it was one massive street party for the weekend), the rest of the NBA conceded to the Golden State Warriors, and we witnessed another Triple Crown in horse racing. Now, well … there’s baseball. But this is a good … Read More

Keith AndreDelayed Gratification: Staying Focused to Get Ahead (Later) in Southwest Louisiana

Focus Training For Folks In North Central Texas

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Now that we’re into June, it really does feel like summer is here. The air conditioning kicks in, the days are hotter … and, if you’re like me, “focus” becomes something I have to set myself towards. It doesn’t just “happen” — especially when the days are hot. It might be simply because tax season is now fully behind us, and … Read More

Keith AndreFocus Training For Folks In North Central Texas

Instilling Financial Literacy For Kids In North Central Texas

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Memorial Day weekend can often feel a little disjointed. There we are with our burgers, our pools, our picnics — all while we are supposedly remembering the sacrifice of so many thousands who laid down their lives in the line of duty for this country, and for the sake of our constitutional freedoms. However, when you talk to veterans from … Read More

Keith AndreInstilling Financial Literacy For Kids In North Central Texas

How To Manage Money For North Central Texas Millennials

How To Manage Money

I’ll tell you what… The month of May is beginning to look a lot like December. Definitely not because it’s cold out there, but with so much “end of school year” stuff happening these days, from graduation parties (ranging from pre-k “graduations” all the way up through college and beyond), to weddings (both royal and otherwise), to sports seasons wrapping … Read More

Keith AndreHow To Manage Money For North Central Texas Millennials

Andre + Associates, PC’s Three Tips For Resisting Financial Process Automation

Financial Process Automation

Did you see Google’s demonstration of their new virtual assistant technology, Duplex, last week? If you did, like me, probably you were both amazed … and a little bit terrified of the implications. Essentially, Google is close to figuring out how to make it so that machines and robots can engage in regular human interaction — with the human being … Read More

Keith AndreAndre + Associates, PC’s Three Tips For Resisting Financial Process Automation

A 12-Point Financial Health Check For North Central Texas Families And Individuals

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We are now fully engaged in our tax “off season” here in North Central Texas. But interestingly, this is where the real difference that we can make on behalf of our tax preparation clients is actually made. We’re diving into the new tax legislation, and attending classes (online and in person) to get clarity, even as the IRS releases various … Read More

Keith AndreA 12-Point Financial Health Check For North Central Texas Families And Individuals

Four Tips For North Central Texas Couples To Make Money and Marriage Work Together

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It seems like crooks these days keep finding new ways to trick people here in North Central Texas into giving them more money. And no, I’m not talking about Congress. Last week, for those of us in the tax professional world in North Central Texas who are paying attention (because let’s be honest — many of our colleagues are still … Read More

Keith AndreFour Tips For North Central Texas Couples To Make Money and Marriage Work Together

3+ Reasons Why North Central Texas Taxpayers Might Need to File an Amended Return

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Well, we did it. You did it. We made it through the tax busy season. Every year, when I shut our North Central Texas office door on April 15th (the 17th this year — er, the 18th, because of the IRS “issues”), I feel a huge weight lift off of my shoulders. Going home that day is very nice. We work hard around … Read More

Keith Andre3+ Reasons Why North Central Texas Taxpayers Might Need to File an Amended Return