Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges come opportunities and potential rewards for those who invest the time and thought into planning for the future. It can seem like a daunting task when you are tackling the process, especially when so many factors are constantly changing. You do not need to tackle it alone.
We are here to work with you to make sure all the pieces of your financial life work together like a well-oiled machine, guiding you to get from where you are now to where you want to be.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. We hope they are helpful. However, they are only tools. Ultimately, they can never replace the type of financial planning that we practice--planning personalized for you by people who take the time to learn about your personal situation, including your dreams and goals, fears and apprehensions.
We know you are more than inputs plugged into a computer algorithm. You are a unique individual. Your specific situation requires solutions tailored for you.
We chose to become financial planners because we enjoy helping people. Let us know if we can help you.
To Catch a Thief
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
9 Facts About Retirement
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Living trusts are popular, but their appropriateness will depend upon your individual needs and objectives.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
Tips to avoid checking in luggage on your next vacation.
How long does a $20 bill last?
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
What does your home really cost?
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.