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.
Should You Borrow from Your 401(k)?
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
A Primer on Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Death is No Excuse
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?