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.
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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.
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
The History of Retirement
Do you know where the idea of “retirement” comes from?
Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Apps that help small business owners better manage and grow their business.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Emotional biases can adversely impact financial decision making. Here’s a few to be mindful of.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
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.