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.
Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Test Your Estate Strategy Knowledge
Estate management can help ensure that your assets are transferred according to your wishes while managing tax issues.
How Does Your Credit Score Compare?
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
This checklist can give you a quick snapshot of how prepared you are.
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
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.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.