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.
Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Ready for Retirement?
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Gun Ownership and Your Homeowners Policy
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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 number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.