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.
Making Your Tax Bracket Work
Have you explored all of your choices when it comes to managing your taxable income?
The Economic Journey of Your Morning Coffee
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
What does your home really cost?
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.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.