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.
Retirement Income and the Traditional Portfolio
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Trends in Charitable Giving
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Good employee health can be great for the company’s bottom line.
Even if you’re young and single, you should still consider protecting yourself.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.