Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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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 Other Sure Thing
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Six Most Overlooked Tax Deductions
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
Types of Stock Market Analysis
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
At what point can you call a personal vehicle commercial?
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
Your credit score may influence how much you pay for auto and home insurance.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
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.