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.
Do You Owe The AMT?
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Those looking into environmentally minded home modifications may get a boost from Uncle Sam’s tax incentives.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Do you know how to set up your financial goals for success? This knight does.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?