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.
Do You Owe The AMT?
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.
Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
To Catch a Thief
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.