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.
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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.
The New Red Scare: Chinese Ownership of U.S. Debt
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
Creative Ways to Motivate Your Employees
Five creative (and inexpensive) ideas for motivating your employees.
Important Birthdays Over 50
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Divorce is the second most stressful time in a person's life. Here's some tips to get through it.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.