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 Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Your DNA Test
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
To Catch a Thief
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
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.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?