pykeandassociates

Home/Pyke and Associates

About Pyke and Associates

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Pyke and Associates has created 4 blog entries.

Revocable Living Trust: What You Need to Know

A revocable living trust is an essential aspect of any estate plan. Also known as a living trust, it is a legal entity created to hold personal and family assets. There are two parties involved in a living trust. They are the grantor, or trustmaker, and the trustee. Often, they end up being the same person. A revocable living trust goes through three phases which are outlined here.

By |2019-10-01T09:29:25-04:00September 21st, 2019|Estate Planning|Comments Off on Revocable Living Trust: What You Need to Know

Estate Planning is a Women’s Issue

Estate planning issues usually have a larger impact on women than men because wives tend to outlive their husbands. Women are often younger than their husbands and have a longer life expectancy. As a result, the burden of estate administration usually falls on women.

By |2019-10-01T09:30:13-04:00September 14th, 2019|Women's Estate Planning|Comments Off on Estate Planning is a Women’s Issue

Economic Review: First Quarter

The first quarter of 2018 has been a rocky one, with volatility surging to levels not seen in several years, and investors awakened from the low-volatility environment of 2017. Read economic analysis from Stewardship Financial Advisors.

By |2018-04-20T13:55:03-04:00April 20th, 2018|Stock Market Analysis, Taxes|Comments Off on Economic Review: First Quarter

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 was a landmark decision with implications for all taxpayers beginning in 2018. With the most significant changes since 1986, the law generally reduces income tax rates for the vast majority of Americans. This article breaks down the major tax changes taxpayers should plan for in 2018.

By |2018-04-20T13:57:51-04:00April 20th, 2018|Taxes, Taxes and Estate Planning|Comments Off on The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017