Year-End Financial Checklist

Year-End Financial Checklist: 7 Tips for 2022 By Michael T. Domingue, CFP®, MBA As 2021 ends, it is a good time to sit back and examine your financial health. The past two years have been unprecedented and have impacted people in unexpected ways. As you envision what 2022 will look like for you personally and… Read More

Comprehensive Retirement Planning

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There’s More to Comprehensive Retirement Planning than Your Company’s 401(k) Plan By Blake C. Adams, MBA, CPFA A 401(k) plan is only one component of planning for your retirement. We’re honored that companies across South Louisiana choose Darnall Sikes Wealth Partners to operate their employer-sponsored retirement plans, but did you know that our team provides… Read More

Quarterbacking Retirement Plans

Quarterbacking Retirement Plans By Blake C. Adams, MBA, CPFA Whether you are a college football fanatic or an NFL only devotee, the start of fall is every football fan’s favorite time of year. We sit back enjoying the crisp chill in the air and cheer as we put our hopes and dreams into the 11… Read More

Traditional vs. Roth IRA

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Traditional vs. Roth IRA By Sean C. Mahoney, CFP® According to the Investment Company Institute (as of May 2020), roughly 36.1 million U.S. households own a Traditional Individual Retirement Account (IRA) compared with Roth IRAs which are owned by nearly 24.9 million households. The point of each account is the same – build up a… Read More