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March 9, 2020

Russian Oil Price War hits our U.S. Markets

While rates are dropping due to the coronavirus, our market was blindsided today by the new oil price war between Russia and Saudi Arabia. This caused U.S. oil prices to drop and took a major hit on U.S. Stock markets this morning causing the government to put a 15 minute halt in trading when the market opened with a 7% loss. The good news is that as of writing this post, the market has recovered over 1% and is below a 6% loss right now. I would like to caution […]
February 13, 2019

Congratulations to Peter for his 2018 Outstanding Service and Dedication to Clients award, and to James for his 2018 Advisor of the Year award!

January 14, 2019

J.R. Financial presents our first Social Security Seminars of the year!

J.R. Financial is preparing to host our first social security seminars of the year! Do you know someone who would like to learn how to maximize their lifetime benefits and what key factors to know before applying for social security? Share this article so they can sign up to join us at Fiorillo’s on Tues. 1/29 or Thurs. 1/31! Click Here to find out more and to register!  
January 9, 2019

The government shutdown, and what it means for your tax returns

Dear Clients,  You’re may be aware that the government is currently shutdown. It is the second longest shutdown in history and if it continues through the weekend, it will be the longest on record.    This is to inform you that in spite of the shutdown, Internal Revenue Service announced earlier this week they will still issue refunds to taxpayers. Many taxpayers were concerned about this and we just want to share the news (if you don’t already know). IRS has mostly stopped working (only 12 percent of its staff had been […]