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.
Pay Yourself First
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Should I Pay Off Debt or Invest?
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
More and more companies are choosing to donate to charities through volunteering their time, resources, or both.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Financial vampires can take a lot out of you, are there any in your life?
This article may help you maximize the benefits of your donation for your chosen charity.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
This article can be a helpful guide when begin preparing for education expenses.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment 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 chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Preparing for the unexpected can make all the difference if your family relies on your income.
Savvy investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Learn about what risk tolerance really means in this helpful and insightful video.