Financial News

March 10, 2022

6 Financial Planners on What They’re Doing with Their Own Investments, as Inflation Sits at a 40-Year High

The rate of U.S. inflation hit 7.9% in February, according to government data released Thursday. It remains at a 40-year high. High inflation is, no... more

February 11, 2022

Banks Offer Safe Deposit Boxes at Branches to Store Valuables, But You’ll Need to Set Up a Plan Beforehand

James J. Burns, CFP® professional and president and founder of JJ Burns & Company says a safe deposit box might be ideal if you're storing... more

September 25, 2020

JJ Burns Receives 2020 Business & Finance Award from Long Island Business News

James J. Burns, CEO/President of JJ Burns & Company, has been named an Honoree of the Long Island Business News 2020 Business & Finance Awards.... more

September 23, 2020

Why Your Credit Score Matters Even When You’re Retired

When you’re retired some things don’t matter anymore, like what time you go to bed or what you’re wearing tomorrow. Some stuff though, sticks to... more

November 29, 2019

Their Child Has Special Needs. Here’s How They’re Planning for a Lifetime of Assistance

Linda Smyth has spent more than 20 years fighting her way through a complicated maze of paperwork, assessments, and denials in the attempt to secure... more

October 9, 2019

Northport HS Seniors Prepare for Trade Show

Northport High School seniors are gearing up for the Academy of Finance and Academy of Information Technology Employer Recognition Trade Show. JJ Burns, an investment... more

September 23, 2019

5 Ways for Financial Advisors to Step Up Their Game on Social Media

If not letting your business get stale is your goal, then using social media to market your services may be the answer. Social media for... more

April 21, 2018

Worried About an Inverted Yield Curve? Diversify Your Income Sources

Some fixed-income experts are starting to fret about an inverted yield curve. But that's not necessarily something Steven Mula, the chief investment officer of JJ Burns... more

April 5, 2018

Best Places to Retire: Technology, Comfort of Care, Ease of Access Drive Decisions

An important part of retirement planning is deciding the best places to retire. It might mean moving to another home in the town you live... more

October 23, 2017

A Potpourri of Income Investing Ideas

With interest rates still low, and expected to be so for longer, investors need to be creative to earn decent yield levels, said Steven Mula, the... more