Your Financial Future
The economic environment today presents many challenges. The headlines are frightening and the repercussions of wrong or poor decisions are potentially disastrous. That is why educating our clients makes us different.
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. Then we look holistically and comprehensively at all of your financial situations to piece together a plan that will work cohesively. Your plan is then re-evaluated regularly to allow changes as your financial issues and goals change.
Our clients are our family. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of our foundation for success. We want you to bring concerns no matter what troubles you with confidence in our passion, pride, focus and confidentiality.
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 any questions you may have regarding particular investment concepts or products. We will get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
Orchestrating Your Retirement Accounts
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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 some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
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.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?