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.
Social Security: Five Facts You Need to Know
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
When Do You Need a Will?
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
Where Will Your Retirement Money Come From?
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Can you keep up with your children’s mobile slang?
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
Retirees traveling abroad need to know that their health insurance travels with them.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?