Inflation Concerns

Inflation Concerns

Should You Be Concerned About Inflation?   If you pay attention to financial news, you are probably seeing a lot of discussion about inflation, which has reared its head in the U.S. economy after being mostly dormant for the last decade. In May 2021, the Consumer...
2nd Quarter 2021 Review

2nd Quarter 2021 Review

Overview The US economy is growing faster than expected as state governments largely dropped Coronavirus restrictions across the country during the 2nd quarter of 2021. The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia projected real GDP growth to be 2.9% back in December for...
Contributions From IRAs

Contributions From IRAs

Background The Pension Protection Act of 2006 first allowed taxpayers age 701/2 or older to make tax-free charitable donations directly from their IRAs. Technically, these taxpayers were allowed to exclude from gross income otherwise taxable distributions from their...
4th Quarter 2020 Review

4th Quarter 2020 Review

Overview What a year 2020 has been. We saw market volatility reach an historic high in March with the CBOE VIX Index registering a level of 82.69. This was the highest level ever recorded topping the 80.86 number recorded during the financial crisis in 2008. Investors...
CRA Financial contributes to FEED AC

CRA Financial contributes to FEED AC

Matt Reynolds, Tom Reynolds, and Bob Martin Principals of CRA Financial present Colette Kraus, of the Community FoodBank of New Jersey $25,000 contribution to help fund FEED AC – A Large Scale pop up Food Distribution Program located at Bader Field.