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.
Where Will Your Retirement Money Come From?
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Estate Management 101
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Emerging Market Opportunities
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Each year hundreds of children die or are injured in pool accidents. By taking seven steps, you can keep your pool safe.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
The question used to be, “How low can interest rates go?” Now it's, “How long can rates remain at their historic low levels?”
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
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.