Real Estate BRRRR Strategy Pros and Cons for North Central Texas Investors

Before I discuss the real estate BRRRR strategy, let’s talk about a current pressing topic that’s going to fuel investment talk. With numbers released last week, one thing is very obvious: inflation is here, and it is a problem for most North Central Texas taxpayers. At least for now. I want to remind you that they refer to these trends … Read More

Keith AndreReal Estate BRRRR Strategy Pros and Cons for North Central Texas Investors

Andre + Associates, PC’s Take on Paying Off Your Mortgage Early

We are for sure seeing a “turn signal” of sorts around here as 2022 barrels its way onto the horizon. How about you? Are you beginning to start thinking about next year? The turn of the seasons means a lot of different things to many people, but it seems just yesterday that we were doing summer things … and now … Read More

Keith AndreAndre + Associates, PC’s Take on Paying Off Your Mortgage Early

Andre + Associates, PC’s Insights on How to Choose the Right Health Insurance Plan

November has officially begun. Decisions are upon us. All of the normal holiday decisions, like which Lego set to buy the little one or which relatives to invite (or not invite) for Thanksgiving dinner, are dancing through our heads as the seasons change. But not only are we getting wrapped up in (see what I did there?) holiday season decisions, … Read More

Keith AndreAndre + Associates, PC’s Insights on How to Choose the Right Health Insurance Plan

Andre + Associates, PC’s Primer on Sports Betting and Taxes

Just less than five years ago, certain sports figures were being threatened with suspension for even APPEARING at collectibles events in which a sports betting company was a sponsor. Now there is an NFL-endorsed provider of sports betting (for those states in which it is legal … a list which is likely to eventually include ALL states for reasons of … Read More

Keith AndreAndre + Associates, PC’s Primer on Sports Betting and Taxes

Getting Started in Real Estate Investing: Some Tips for North Central Texas Investors

Depending on what kind of news you’re consuming these days or how much you’re paying attention, you might not have been noticing the inflation signals that are popping all over the place. This does have implications for North Central Texas taxpayers of all stripes — and we will certainly be keeping an eye out for you. One aspect of this … Read More

Keith AndreGetting Started in Real Estate Investing: Some Tips for North Central Texas Investors

How North Central Texas Retirees Can Maximize Social Security Benefits

We’re almost there. Extended returns are due Friday, October 15th (for most – saving certain federally declared disaster areas). So, bear with us a little this week as we handle a bunch of last-minute things for the last-minute North Central Texas people. But today, I thought I’d take up a different topic. Monthly benefits from Social Security used to join … Read More

Keith AndreHow North Central Texas Retirees Can Maximize Social Security Benefits

Taxes for Teens: What North Central Texas Parents Need to Teach Their First-Time Filers

Last week I talked about smart ways to launch your financial life for young people. And you know what is kind of hilarious? I forgot to talk about TAXES for North Central Texas teens. Yes, yes I did. So, I’m fixing that today. Before I do: one more reminder that October 15th is the deadline for extended federal tax returns … Read More

Keith AndreTaxes for Teens: What North Central Texas Parents Need to Teach Their First-Time Filers

Andre + Associates, PC’s Four Keys To Shape Your Financial Future During College

I wish I had been smarter about money when I was younger. (You too?) Now, when I observe the power of compounding interest, and the kinds of possibilities available to those North Central Texas residents who have accumulated an asset base (however “small” it might seem) … I realize now that I wasn’t as smart back then as I thought … Read More

Keith AndreAndre + Associates, PC’s Four Keys To Shape Your Financial Future During College

Fixing Your Credit Score: How North Central Texas Spenders Can Build Better Credit

We’re nearing the end of “extension season” around here at Andre + Associates, PC … and it’s been a doozy. With so many changes thrown at us, word on the tax professional street is there are going to be a lot of very tired and very grateful North Central Texas CPAs and tax pros after October 15th. (Which, after all, … Read More

Keith AndreFixing Your Credit Score: How North Central Texas Spenders Can Build Better Credit

Buying a homeowner’s Insurance Policy: The What and the Why for North Central Texas Homeowners

Click on the news right now and you’ll see: floods, storms, fires consuming whole states. And that’s not even taking into account the everyday crime from thieves or vandals that usually dominates the news. Seeing and hearing all of that, it’s easy to look around your four walls and think, “Boy, a lot can happen to all this.” Yes, it … Read More

Keith AndreBuying a homeowner’s Insurance Policy: The What and the Why for North Central Texas Homeowners