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.
A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Insurance Needs Assessment: When You're Young and Single
Even if you’re young and single, you should still consider protecting yourself.
Social Security: By the Numbers
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
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Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
What does your home really cost?