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.
Strategies For Managing Student Loan Debt
Five strategies for managing your student debt.
What Smart Investors Know
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Healthcare Costs in Retirement
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
Here are 4 great, and sometimes unexpected, places to raise a family.
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.