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Welcome, we are Astrike Financial PLLC: a tax, accounting, and financial advisory firm located in Midland, Michigan. Our focus is to serve both individuals and small business owners by helping them navigate today’s complex rules and regulations, protect their assets, and make wise financial decisions. We invite you to discover and experience the power of our services.
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Tax Deductions You Won't Believe
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Term vs. Permanent Life Insurance
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Caring for Aging Parents
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Social media may be a modern imperative for businesses looking to grow and build their brand, but it also introduces risk.
Understanding the value of a home warranty.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Even dogs have bad days. So, what happens when your dog bites a neighbor or passing pedestrian?
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
That big list of dreams and goals isn't the only way to look at your bucket list.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?