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.
What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Money Draining Food Myths
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Tips to avoid checking in luggage on your next vacation.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.