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.
“Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams to Watch For
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
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.
U.S. Personal Savings Rate
What can be learned from the savings rate?
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Estate management can help ensure that your assets are transferred according to your wishes while managing tax issues.
Do you have an estate strategy? You should.
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.