Shakopee, MN Families Should Not Neglect Estate Planning

Shakopee, MN Families Should Not Neglect Estate Planning  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

How is your summer rolling along for you? I’d love it if you sent us an update on what you have been doing … even if it’s just a personal update. (You can send us an email through the link at the top of the page.) We take great joy in knowing that our work is being done on behalf of some … Read More

R MendenShakopee, MN Families Should Not Neglect Estate Planning

Achieve Financial Independence in Shakopee, MN by Outsourcing

Achieve Financial Independence in Shakopee, MN by Outsourcing  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

If you pay close attention to the news media (which I don’t advise, but in our digital world, it can be unavoidable), you might be feeling a weight, almost as if there is a sense of impending doom. I saw a recent survey that indicated that almost one third of respondents felt that we could be headed towards a second civil … Read More

R MendenAchieve Financial Independence in Shakopee, MN by Outsourcing

Roger Menden’s Four Tips On How To Think About Money

Roger Menden's Four Tips On How To Think About Money  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

It’s been a great pleasure to reconnect with some Shakopee, MN clients this past week, as we have had the opportunity to conspire together about building their financial fortress, with the “new” tax law in mind. There are still plenty of provisions within these new tax regulations for which the IRS has not yet issued clear guidance, but that doesn’t … Read More

R MendenRoger Menden’s Four Tips On How To Think About Money

Delayed Gratification: Staying Focused to Get Ahead (Later) in Shakopee, MN

Delayed Gratification: Staying Focused to Get Ahead (Later) in Shakopee, MN  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

For sports fans, that was quite a run last week. The NHL crowned its champion (and the nation’s capital seemed like it was one massive street party for the weekend), the rest of the NBA conceded to the Golden State Warriors, and we witnessed another Triple Crown in horse racing. Now, well … there’s baseball. But this is a good … Read More

R MendenDelayed Gratification: Staying Focused to Get Ahead (Later) in Shakopee, MN

Focus Training For Folks In Shakopee, MN

Focus Training For Folks In Shakopee, MN  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

Now that we’re into June, it really does feel like summer is here. The air conditioning kicks in, the days are hotter … and, if you’re like me, “focus” becomes something I have to set myself towards. It doesn’t just “happen” — especially when the days are hot. It might be simply because tax season is now fully behind us, and … Read More

R MendenFocus Training For Folks In Shakopee, MN

Instilling Financial Literacy For Kids In Shakopee, MN

Instilling Financial Literacy For Kids In Shakopee, MN  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

Memorial Day weekend can often feel a little disjointed. There we are with our burgers, our pools, our picnics — all while we are supposedly remembering the sacrifice of so many thousands who laid down their lives in the line of duty for this country, and for the sake of our constitutional freedoms. However, when you talk to veterans from … Read More

R MendenInstilling Financial Literacy For Kids In Shakopee, MN

How To Manage Money For Shakopee, MN Millennials

How To Manage Money For Shakopee, MN Millennials  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

I’ll tell you what… The month of May is beginning to look a lot like December. Definitely not because it’s cold out there, but with so much “end of school year” stuff happening these days, from graduation parties (ranging from pre-k “graduations” all the way up through college and beyond), to weddings (both royal and otherwise), to sports seasons wrapping … Read More

R MendenHow To Manage Money For Shakopee, MN Millennials

Roger Menden’s Three Tips For Resisting Financial Process Automation

Roger Menden's Three Tips For Resisting Financial Process Automation  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

Did you see Google’s demonstration of their new virtual assistant technology, Duplex, last week? If you did, like me, probably you were both amazed … and a little bit terrified of the implications. Essentially, Google is close to figuring out how to make it so that machines and robots can engage in regular human interaction — with the human being … Read More

R MendenRoger Menden’s Three Tips For Resisting Financial Process Automation

A 12-Point Financial Health Check For Shakopee, MN Families And Individuals

A 12-Point Financial Health Check For Shakopee, MN Families And Individuals  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

We are now fully engaged in our tax “off season” here in Shakopee, MN. But interestingly, this is where the real difference that we can make on behalf of our tax preparation clients is actually made. We’re diving into the new tax legislation, and attending classes (online and in person) to get clarity, even as the IRS releases various new … Read More

R MendenA 12-Point Financial Health Check For Shakopee, MN Families And Individuals

Four Tips For Shakopee, MN Couples To Make Money and Marriage Work Together

Four Tips For Shakopee, MN Couples To Make Money and Marriage Work Together  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

It seems like crooks these days keep finding new ways to trick people here in Shakopee, MN into giving them more money. And no, I’m not talking about Congress. Last week, for those of us in the tax professional world in Shakopee, MN who are paying attention (because let’s be honest — many of our colleagues are still on vacation), … Read More

R MendenFour Tips For Shakopee, MN Couples To Make Money and Marriage Work Together