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—I can help you address your most pressing money questions.
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Problems with Probate
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Does Your Child Need to File an Income Tax Return?
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
What does your home really cost?
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.
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.