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 success. 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 of success.
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 Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
There’s a link between debt and stress.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
What kind of auto insurance should you have? Do you know?
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.
90% of small businesses in the U.S. don't protect their data from cyber attacks. Is your business at risk?
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.