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.
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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.
U.S. Personal Savings Rate
What can be learned from the savings rate?
How Stocks Work
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
When Life Insurance Becomes Taxable
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.
Retirees traveling abroad need to know that their health insurance travels with them.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Each year hundreds of children die or are injured in pool accidents. By taking seven steps, you can keep your pool safe.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
When markets shift, experienced investors stick to their strategy.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?