More than Money Blog
There is more to living a happy and productive life than staying hyper-focused on finances.
While staying within your means and keeping on top of money matters can help you highlight what’s important, it’s the “what’s important” that truly matters. Broussard Poche wants to shift your focus from being worried about finances to enjoying the fruits of your labor. Our blog will keep you on the right track, offering advice, tips, and reminding you to enjoy your business and your family along the way.
TAX BLOG: Elizabeth J. Moreau, CPA/ABV, CVA
Liz is a partner in the tax department of Broussard Poché, LLP with more than 20 years of experience in virtually every dimension of tax. She’s cultivated a wealth of knowledge in areas of corporate taxation, financial analysis and business appraisal. She shares her knowledge here, on the Broussard Poché, LLP, Blog.
John has been with Broussard Poché, LLP for 20 years, becoming one of the go-to sources for audit info. Now, John serves as Audit Department Head — performing audits for all types of entities with a special emphasis on financial institutions and Nonprofit Organizations. He shares his audit knowledge here, on the Broussard Poché, LLP Blog.
Keeping your holiday shopping local is good for you and your community! “Shopping should be an enjoyable experience with interactions that leave us feeling good versus feeling like we have to do a chore.” – Jeff Milchen, American Independent Business Alliance. Wouldn’t it be nice if we all felt that way? What if getting through […]
Focus on family this Christmas, not on the gifts Every year, the holidays become more and more hectic. Parents struggle deciding what to get their kids for Christmas. The focus soon becomes “how can I afford this?” vs “do they need this?” The answer is to simplify. Simplify everything this Christmas, from gifts to gatherings. […]
Whether it’s a ski trip in the Rockies or a two-day journey to your in-laws in South Florida, it’s best to start saving now for that Thanksgiving trip. From booking flights, to shipping gifts or even food, everything costs money; the further the journey, the heftier the price tag. The financial experts at Broussard Poché, […]
Buying a car is a massive purchase for most people. Other than your home, it’s likely the most expensive piece of property you’ll ever finance. But unlike your home, your car is not a true investment. Your car will depreciate the second you drive it off the lot.For this reason alone, it’s not smart to […]
Buying a home can be an overwhelming experience. But for first time home buyers, stress levels may go through the roof. Before deciding on 3 or 4 bedrooms and which school district, you may want to start with the finances of buying a home. The team at Broussard Poché, LLP offer these tips so you […]
As any parent out there can tell you, having a baby, or two isn’t cheap. No doubt, those same parents would say their bundle of joy is worth every penny. The latest data out there says that having a baby will cost over $233,000 until they are 18. That does not include college tuition. It […]
Before you know it, it will be Halloween, then Thanksgiving, soon Christmas and then New Year’s Day. This time of year, the days pass quickly. You have less time than you think to set aside money to make it through a budget-draining time of year. So, start saving for the holidays now! The experts at […]
Understanding financial news can make the next meeting with your advisor more productive. It’s helpful to have an understanding of how different scenarios will impact your investments or retirement. However, there is a danger in believing everything you read. Unreliable news in the finance world can impact your ability to make retirement, investment, and healthcare […]