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.
When Life Insurance Becomes Taxable
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
Don’t Be Your Own Worst Enemy
Emotional biases can adversely impact financial decision making. Here’s a few to be mindful of.
Certain Uncertainties in Retirement
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Apps that help small business owners better manage and grow their business.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
How much do you know about one of the most important tools you have to help protect your and your family’s financial future?
Five strategies for managing your student debt.
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Do you know how to set up your financial goals for success? This knight does.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.