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Friday, June 26, 2020

There is no arguing the fact that our industry has been one of the hardest hit and economically impacted by the COVID 19 Pandemic. We hope you and your family are healthy and navigating these challenging times as well as possible. We...

 

Monday, December 30, 2019

Income Tax Planning for Musicians If you’re in the business of creating, performing, or recording music, there are steps you can take to make the most of your year-end gear purchases and potential tax deductions. But you need to...

 

Monday, August 26, 2019

One of the aims of the Institute of Financial Wellness for the Arts (IFWA), launched in 2018 and expanding nationally this year, is to provide advice on handling money to artists of all stripes.

 

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

* Originally Published on Backstage.com Student loans often feel like the mafia debt of the legit economy. You take the money not really understanding the consequences, rarely have the funds to pay it back as the lender demands, and...

 

Sunday, June 2, 2019

The enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act represents “the most sweeping overhaul of the U.S. tax code in more than 30 years.”1 For millions of Americans and businesses it means an altered financial and investment...

 

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Friday, May 31, 2019

IFWA’s Top Ten Principle's for Financial Wellness Jason E. Heller IFWA Chief Wealth Strategist, CFP®, CIMA®, MSFS, RICP®, ChFC® Erik Sussman IFWA Chief Financial Officer, CLU, ChFC, CFP Establish clear and precise...

 

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

The Past My first coach, Hans Schreiber, changed my life forever. I was 8 years old and a new member of the Huntington Sharks soccer team. Little did I know it at the time, that those lessons, influence, and coaching moments were...

 

Sunday, May 26, 2019

When I was 10 I had an empty jar of Skippy’s Peanut Butter that housed roughly 12 one dollar bills, two inches of various coins, a pencil and a notepad. Every time so much as a penny entered or exited that jar it was recorded...

 

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Casey Benjamin takes you on a backstage tour to share the techniques, instruments, and skills that create the mood and feelings of his signature sound with the Robert Glasper Experiment.