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.
Problems with Probate
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
The Five Basics of Financial Literacy
How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.
You May Need to Make Estimated Tax Payments If…
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
There’s a link between debt and stress.
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
What does your home really cost?