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 our 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 our website, send us 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.
It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
From Boats to Brokers
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Business owners may be able to protect themselves from the financial consequences of losing a key employee.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Do you know how to set up your financial goals for success? This knight does.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.