Your Financial Future
You might have an attorney, an accountant, a stockbroker and an insurance agent; but who is coordinating all of your financial affairs? Who works with you to help ensure that decisions made are aligned with your financial goals? In these volatile times, financial planning is no longer a do-it-yourself project. There has never been a time when there was a greater need for competent advice and compassionate planning services.
We are a fee-based financial services firm dedicated to providing hands-on advice, service, and support. Our Financial Second Opinion™ program is a comprehensive investment analysis tool that can help you work towards reaching your goals.
We want our clients to be as informed as possible, so our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators. Please feel most welcome to send me a note regarding any questions you may have about your situation or any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
Exit Strategies of the Rich and Famous
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Inflation - Back to the Future
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.