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 financial 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.
Extended Care: A Patchwork of Possibilities
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
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Four vacation destinations you might never have thought of.
Do you know where the idea of “retirement” comes from?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
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.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
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Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.