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.
Pay Yourself First
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Lots of Variables with Fixed-Rate Mortgages
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
The Lowdown on Those Free Credit Scores
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Are Real Estate Investment Trusts right for your portfolio?
There are things you can do to keep yourself safe when you lose your wallet.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
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.
What if instead of buying that home, you invested that money?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.