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Williams, Steinert, Mask serves small businesses and families with their bookkeeping, wealth management, consulting, audit, tax compliance, and tax prep needs. When you hire our team, you’re not just getting a transactional service, you’re getting a team of professionals invested in your success.

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Marketwatch June 2022

The NASDAQ dropped -9.81% in May, the DOW dropped -5.50% and the S&P 500 eked out a marginal gain rising 0.01%. However, that small one-month advance belies just how volatile trading was in May. The broader market index experienced 10 daily moves of at least 1% in...

Marketwatch May 2022

The month of April saw markets lose (8.8%) for S&P 500 while the Dow lost (4.9%) and the NASDAQ lost (13.3%). I am a worried optimist – I say that because while I’m worried, I am also optimistic that we will not see the horrific economic challenges of the 1970s...

Marketwatch – April 2022

The month of March saw a reasonable rebound from February as the S&P 500 gained 3.6 %, while the and the Dow gained 2.2 %. However, the 1st quarter was not kind to investors. For the quarter the NASDAQ lost 9%, the Dow lost 4.6% and the S&P 500 lost 4.9%....

From our families to yours Happy Holidays!

From our families to yours we hope you are having a wonderful holiday season! Here are some members of the team wrapping presents at Boysville.

Midyear Review and Outlook – Summer 2021

After reviewing several midyear investment review documents from firms such as J.P. Morgan Asset Management, T. Rowe Price, Capital Group (American Funds), Morningstar, and others; I decided to summarize the common themes presented. The first ½ of 2021 global growth...

Nearly a Third of Americans Aged 55 and Over Have No Retirement Savings

Nearly a third of Americans aged 55 and over have no retirement savings.  This is very concerning given the fact that Americans are living longer.  According to the CDC, life expectancy at birth in 1921 was 60.8 years.  That has risen an average of 1 year for every 6...

Emergency Declaration Results in Tax Deadline Relief for Texas Taxpayers

Following the recent disaster declaration issued by FEMA, the IRS announced tax relief for severe winter storm victims that reside or have a business in 254 Texas counties. The following tax filings now have an extended deadline, to June 15, 2021. • Business Tax...

WSM Is Growing!

Williams, Steinert, Mask is excited to announce the acquisition of two exceptional CPA firms; Sledge & Schultz, LLC and Deviney CPA, PC. With these additions, Williams, Steinert, Mask will now have a second location in Bulverde, Texas. We would like to welcome our...

WSM: New Name, Same Great Accounting Services

It is with great pleasure we announce an exciting new chapter for our firm; Williams, Crow, Mask has become Williams, Steinert, Mask. This change marks the addition of Tonya Steinert as a named partner of the firm. Tonya joined our team in 2019 and has since become an...

Investment Philosophy

Recently I met with a client who had been investing in the stock market for more than 30 years. We began discussing lessons learned over the years which caused me to reflect on our investment philosophy here at WCM so I thought I would articulate that here. My...

Upcoming Tax Deadlines and Tips

Over the past year much has been written about the new tax law, and the impact it will have on taxpayers. Many are predicting this will be the most difficult filing season in recent memory, and that your refund may be less than you expect. Although the complexity of...

Weathering the Storm

This winter brought severe cold weather to the midwestern and northeastern US with record-breaking temperatures and even tragically, lost lives. Thankfully our temperatures did not fall that low and we didn’t experience the gridlock of a frozen city. We did, however,...

What Worries Us Now

In their simplest form, investment markets provide a forum for capital seekers and givers to exchange monies today for the hope or promise of the later return of initial capital plus financial compensation for both risk and the time value of money. Asset prices,...