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.
Social Security Benefits: How Much Will I Receive
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Should I Invest in Gold?
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
Tax Rules When Selling Your Home
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
Planning for a special-needs child can be complicated, confusing, and even overwhelming.
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.