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.
What Smart Investors Know
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Pay Yourself First
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
The Economic Journey of Your Morning Coffee
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.