Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges come 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.
My first priority is your overall financial success. I 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 are the cornerstone of a successful financial plan.
My 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 questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. I'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
The Rule of 72
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.
Healthcare Costs in Retirement
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Do you have an estate strategy? You should.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
The item most homeowners forget on their home improvement project checklist is insurance.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
Bitcoin has emerged as a digital currency that exists virtually, making it different in fundamental ways.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
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.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.