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.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.
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.
Should I Buy or Lease an Auto?
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
How Compound Interest Works
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Protecting Those Who Matter Most
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Are you a thrill seeker, or content to relax in the backyard? Use this flowchart to find out more about your risk tolerance.
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
Good employee health can be great for the company’s bottom line.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A couple become Retirement Plan Detectives, searching records from old employers.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
This short video illustrates why knowing when to retire can be a crucial part of your strategy.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Bucket lists don’t have to be for tomorrow.
Have you explored all your options when it comes to managing your taxable income?