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.
When Life Insurance Becomes Taxable
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
From Boats to Brokers
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
A Decision Not Made Is Still a Decision
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Understanding the economy's cycles can help put current business conditions in better perspective.
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.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
What does your home really cost?