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.
Planning for the Expected
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
Three Key Questions to Answer Before Taking Social Security
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Global and International Funds
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Understanding the economy's cycles can help put current business conditions in better perspective.
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.