Category Archives: Ted Jenkin

Five Things You Need To Know Before You  Buy Your Next Airline Ticket

Five Things You Need To Know Before You Buy Your Next Airline Ticket

There are certain purchases in our lives that always seem to be nerve-racking. Buying a home, buying a car, and how about pressing that button to officially purchase an airline ticket. While you are truly excited about that skiing trip in Vail or your next worldwide adventure starting in Amsterdam, you might just be concerned…MORE

Four Bizarre Tax Deductions You May Have Never Seen Before

Four Bizarre Tax Deductions You May Have Never Seen Before

It’s no secret that people come into the office all the time asking the question, “Can I Take This As A Tax Deduction?” It’s important to get a high-quality CPA on your side as they will be the person who can give you the ultimate yay or nay, but in order to even suggest a…MORE

Five Money Moves To Make When You Get The Pink Slip

Five Money Moves To Make When You Get The Pink Slip

The Pink Slip. It’s the dreaded official notification from your employer that they no longer need your services. You’ll often hear the corporate rumors flowing within your company about the impending layoffs, but you’ll never suspect that you might be a person on the hit list. We never imagine that we will be that person…MORE

Five Signs Your Spouse May Be Financially Cheating

Five Signs Your Spouse May Be Financially Cheating

Ted Jenkin, CFP®, AAMS®, AWMA®, CRPC®, CMFC®, CRPS®   CEO and Founder oXYGen Financial, Inc. According to the CreditCards.com latest financial infidelity poll, 19 percent of U.S. adults who are in live-in relationships – which equates to 29 million people – are hiding a checking, savings or credit card account from their partner. And 20 percent of all…MORE

What To Do When You Inherit An IRA

What To Do When You Inherit An IRA

The other evening as I was checking client e-mails, a client sent me a short note inquiring about something her sister did with an inherited IRA and quickly after hearing the story I knew it was even too late to give advice. The sister had told the IRA custodian to make a check out to…MORE

How To Do You Know When To Sell A Stock

How To Do You Know When To Sell A Stock

You have owned one of those amazing technology stocks over the last decade and you are beginning to wonder…is it time for me get rid of this stock?  Or, should you hold on to it like your parents or grandparents held on to their blue chip stocks until the day they passed it on to…MORE

How To Crush Your Debt In 2019

How To Crush Your Debt In 2019

With the Fed raising interest rates again before the end of the year, variable rate interest loans such as home equity lines of credit, variable rate student debt, and most importantly credit cards will be on the rise for 2019.  The mean credit card debt of U.S. households is approximately $5,700 according to the most…MORE

Where Should You Be Investing In 2019?

Where Should You Be Investing In 2019?

As 2018 comes to a close, most of you will be more than happy to wipe away the last three months of stock market woes.  With interest rates sure to climb up more in 2019, uncertainty with the China trade wars, and a looming national debt, it has many investors wondering where the best place…MORE

Five Money Moves To Make If You Are Buying Or Selling A Home In 2018

Five Money Moves To Make If You Are Buying Or Selling A Home In 2018

With interest rates creeping up and homesites being built by the droves, many people are wondering what they should do on both the buying a selling side here in 2018.  Is it too late to buy home?  What interest rate is too much? How can I sell my home quickly? What other factors should I…MORE

Talking With Ted

Talking With Ted

Hey! My friends and family all think I’m a workaholic, but I say I’m just a guy that loves to help people do better in life. My mother is still the only one that calls me by my real name Theodore Michael, my wife calls me Teddy, but for the rest of you it is…MORE