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.
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
Gap Insurance for Leased Cars
If you’re thinking of leasing a new car, then you shouldn’t forget about gap insurance.
Keep Your Umbrella Handy
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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 smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.