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 our website, send us 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.
Four Steps to Valuing an Estate
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
Trends in Charitable Giving
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Choosing a Retirement Plan that Fits Your Business
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Knowing your options when a CD matures can help you make a sound investment decision.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
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.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.