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 our 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 our website, send us 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.
How Does Your Credit Score Compare?
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Social Security: The Elephant in the Room
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
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.
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.