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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In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
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What Is a 1035 Exchange?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
What role would taxes play in your investment decisions?
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
Do you need to enroll in Medicare Part D? Read this article to learn more about whether you need this coverage
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
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.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.