Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
Our first priority is your overall financial health. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation for a financial blueprint.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search my website, send me a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Investing involves risk including the potential loss of principal. No investment strategy can guarantee a profit or protect against loss in periods of declining values nor is past performance a guarantee of future results.
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Certain Uncertainties in Retirement
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Is a SEP-IRA Right for Your Business?
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Put It in a Letter
A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Do you know how to set up your financial goals for success? This knight does.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations?
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.