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.
The Cost of Procrastination
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
Insurance Needs Assessment: When You're Young and Single
Even if you’re young and single, you should still consider protecting yourself.
Important Birthdays Over 50
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Five creative (and inexpensive) ideas for motivating your employees.
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Are you a thrill seeker, or content to relax in the backyard? Use this flowchart to find out more about your risk tolerance.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.