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.
Saving for College 101
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
When Does Your Personal Car Become a Commercial Vehicle?
At what point can you call a personal vehicle commercial?
Extended Care: A Patchwork of Possibilities
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.