Tax Warrior Chronicles

GUEST BLOG: How Might Inflation Impact My Investments?

Posted on Mon, Mar 07, 2022

By: A.J. Fusco and Sam Shikiar, CFA


The price of nearly every consumer good is up, and the dollar is worth less than a few months ago. We are in a time of significant inflation. We feel the impact in everyday purchases, but should we be thinking about our investments and inflation’s impact on them? To help answer this question our friends A.J. Fusco and Sam Shikiar, CFA, of Shikiar Asset Management in New York City, offer guidance on working with investments through these tough economic times.

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Understanding REITs and Their Place in Your Portfolio

Posted on Fri, Mar 06, 2020

By: Stuart Shikiar, Albert Sipzener, Lockwood Sloan and Sam Shikiar


Real estate has been a time-tested addition to investor portfolios. Real Estate Investment Trusts, or REITs, provide an opportunity for tax-advantaged income investing. Today’s post features a discussion by the team at Shikiar Asset Management, a New York-based registered investment advisor and long-time friend of Drucker & Scaccetti.  Here is what they have to say about REITs…

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