Author: Thad Schlaud

Managing your Money Manager

Thad Schlaud

Jeff Ivory and Thad Schlaud are always on the lookout for good financial articles, especially as they pertain to fiduciaries. Unfortunately, they are usually disappointed, but nonetheless they are always looking. This week, Thad actually received an intriguing article from a client that sparked his interest; although there are a few adjustments he would like to make. Take a look!

Categories: Careers, Gainplan Facts, Industry Ideas, News

What We’re Reading This Week

Thad Schlaud

There is never a dull moment in this wild world of ours, especially as it pertains to financial news. Ever wonder how renting a puppy could lead to our demise as a society or why a lawsuit that seemed tied up in 2012 has been resurrected? Well today is your lucky day, because Thad Schlaud reviews all this and more in his weekly blog!

Categories: Industry Ideas, News, The Market

Social Security and Taxes

Thad Schlaud

For retirees, Social Security is a primary source of income and a vital piece of their financial plan. I think it is sort of like Monopoly; every time you pass go you collect $200 dollars. Unfortunately, social security is not quite that simple. There are a number of nuances and limitations. Today I am going to talk about social security and taxes.

Categories: Education, Industry Ideas

What We’re Reading This Week

Thad Schlaud

This past week, we came across several different articles that we thought you might enjoy. These articles include Ocean’s Eleven style theft, Hedge Funds using their names to drum up investors, and how Amazon’s internal operations can operate similarly to penny stocks. Check it out!

Categories: News, The Market

What We’re Reading This Week

Thad Schlaud

This week we look at dual class stock for the brand new issues of Snap Inc. and what this could mean for shareholders moving forward, how some things never change in the index world, and Wells Fargo’s new report on the gender pay gap. Join us to learn more!

Categories: Industry Ideas, News, The Market