Debunking Tax Myths

02/21/2024 - Ep. 7 Marginal Tax Brackets https://youtu.be/3O-vi6W9Fso In the US, we operate under a federal marginal tax ...

Ordinary Angels

https://youtu.be/OXTEFyoaGDU Description: Based on a remarkable true story, ORDINARY ANGELS centers on Sharon (Hilary Swank), a fierce but struggling hairdresser ...

Sanctity of Life Week

Sanctity of Human Life Week begins Sunday, January 21st with special programming. Sharing the transforming truth that LIFE ...

Preparing for Tax Season: Ep. 3-6

01/17/2024 - Ep. 3 Get Your Documents - What Do You Need? To start your preparation for tax ...

Set a Financial Goal for 2024

As you look back on your year and plan for 2024, spend some time reflecting on your finances. ...

Review Your Savings Plan

Going into a new year, it’s important to review your savings rate to ensure that it will allow ...

Review Your Investment Allocation

Throughout the year, markets move up and down. Some years, the swings can be drastic. It’s important to ...

Update Your Spending Plan

https://youtu.be/HJTdekcDvDQ There are ultimately four things that we can do with the money we’ve been given: Give, Live, ...

Review Beneficiaries and Estate Planning Documents

https://youtu.be/SLTildHLEvk The end of the year is a great time to review your beneficiaries and estate planning documents. ...

Shifting Your Charitable Giving

https://youtu.be/pyIHmC2QnHI

We Wish You A Merry Christmas…

We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Love your CFR Family, Dale, Derek, Stephanie, ...

Plan Your Charitable Contributions

https://youtu.be/yEpKavy1xbA The holiday season is a perfect opportunity to plan your and maximize your charitable contributions. Many organizations ...

CFR Christmas Music…

As the holiday season approaches, we're thrilled to share some exciting news about what's coming your way on ...

Take Your Required Minimum Distribution (RMD)

https://youtu.be/vw8f53Qilz0 For any tax-deferred retirement account (such as a Traditional IRA, 401(k), or 403(b)), the IRS requires account ...

How to Utilize FSA/HSA Funds

https://youtu.be/TXuwTbmcv8E Last month on Money Mindset, we discussed implementing an FSA or HSA plan if your insurance plan ...

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is November 28th. Would you help your broadcast ministry cover the yearly expense of powering the ...

Journey To Bethlehem

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EFXcEWalXBI Description: A young woman carrying an unimaginable responsibility. A young man torn between love and honor. A ...

How To Be A Smart Holiday Shopper.

One of the most important facets of managing year-end finances is to be a smart holiday shopper. First ...

VOTER INFORMATION

Resources You are able to check your registration status, find voting locations, and see the qualifications for absentee ...

What other benefits should I sign up for?

In addition to employer-sponsored retirement plans and group health insurance, life insurance and long-term disability insurance (LTDI) are ...

Should I contribute Roth or Pre-tax?

When it comes to retirement accounts, there are two basic types – Pre-tax (also known as Traditional) and ...

How much do I contribute to my 401(k)?

Most employers now offer some type of employer-sponsored retirement plan.  There are many different types, including 401(k)s, 403(b)s, ...

What do I do with health insurance?

When it comes to group health insurance options, it can be difficult to choose from the myriad of ...

Stephen McWhirter: Journey from Rebellion to Redemption.

Talk about a testimony...Stephen McWhirter definitely has one! Stephen's story took him from a meth addict to a ...

“Life After Church Hurt” with Matt Hammitt

We've all experienced it...but how do you recovery from the deep sting of "Church hurt"? Former lead singer ...

Educational Tax Credits

Educational tax credits are a valuable tool within the realm of tax policy that seeks to encourage and ...

Funding: Childcare Expenses

The Dependent Care Tax Credit and the Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA) are both financial tools designed ...

Funding for Higher Education – 529 Plans

As the cost of education continues to rise (and often outpace inflation), many parents and guardians have taken ...

Tami says Farewell to CFR Middays

Saditude. That's a word I just made up to attempt to describe what I'm feeling today-a mix of sadness ...

Family Finances: Teaching Teens About Money

As children age into teens, they become more independent and more capable to learn about basic financial concepts. ...

Family Finances: Teaching Kids About Money

It’s never too early to start learning about money! While young children won’t understand complicated financial jargon, they ...

Family Finances: Financial Roles

When it comes to communication regarding the family’s finances, assigning roles within the marriage can help lead to ...

Family Finances: Communication

One of the most important keys to financial contentment and success is spousal unity. It’s critical to have ...

Unleashing the Power of Voices: Voice-Over Workshop with PTK’s Summer Camps

The last couple of weeks I had the opportunity to embark on a journey that would bring together ...

Fixed vs. Adjustable Mortgage Rates

Should I Utilize a Fixed-Rate Mortgage or an ARM? Over the past decade, fixed-rate mortgages have ruled the ...

Iveth Luna

The CFR Team welcomed CCM freshman Iveth Luna to the Morning Show on Monday, June 12th. Iveth shared ...

How Do I Prepare For My New Payment?

Congratulations! You’ve accomplished the first step and now know how much house you can afford. Now that you’re ...

Home Buying: Where to Start?

As we enter into the summer months, real estate activity tends to pick up significantly. Summer is a ...

Credit Freeze and Monitoring

In our first segment on credit, we discussed the importance of reviewing credit reports each year. Not only ...

What Makes Up Your Credit Score?

A credit score is comprised of five different factors, and each factor affects your score differently. The factors ...

How Can I View My Credit Report?

Review Your Credit Report It’s a best practice to review your credit report annually. There are three major ...

Why Does My Credit Score Matter?

Most folks tend to think of their credit score only impacting the rate they can receive on a ...

How to reduce the taxes paid?

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Optimize Your Tax Refund

As a starting spot, it’s important to understand what it means to receive a tax refund. Receiving a ...

The US Tax System: A Confusing Landscape

Taxes are an inevitable part of life, and the US tax system is no exception. The taxes that ...

Tax Mindset – Cultural vs Faith

Our societal view of taxes is negative to say the least. Who wants to pay more in taxes? ...

The Asbury After-Taste

Simple. Pure. Impactful.  After our staff trip to Asbury College, that’s the most straightforward way I can explain ...

Jesus Revolution

From the creators of I CAN ONLY IMAGINE comes a powerful true story of revival, faith, and newfound ...

A Breakdown of Secure Act 2.0

SECURE 2.0 makes it easier to save for retirement, easier to preserve savings in retirement, and easier for ...

Sanctity of Human Life Week

Sanctity of Human Life Week begins Sunday, January 22nd with special programming. Sharing the transforming truth that LIFE ...