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 financial 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.
Your DNA Test
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Women and Retirement
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
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 a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.