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.
Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Yours, Mine and Ours: Estate Strategies for Second Marriages
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
How much do you know about one of the most important tools you have to help protect your and your family’s financial future?
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
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.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?