I often begin a conversation with
"What's important about money to you?
When you really stop and take that in, isn't it about living a life that resonates down deep within? Afterall, planning is about envisioning your future.
That's where I come in.
We collaborate to accomplish a plan that is engineered to make those dreams, a reality.
I hope your visit to this website will help you understand the opportunities and potential rewards that are available when you take a proactive approach to your personal financial situation. We have created this Web site to help you gain a better understanding of the financial concepts behind insurance, investing, retirement, estate planning, and wealth preservation.
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A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
The Long Run: Women and Retirement
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
Saving for College 101
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
What kind of auto insurance should you have? Do you know?
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?