Invest in Yourself
This means we take pride in having a select group of clients that match our criteria. The requirements are straightforward. Our clients must value:
- freedom from proprietary products,
- a questioning, engaged attitude,
- a desire for portfolio management,
- a belief that people are worth more than their assets.
If you are looking for a hot stock or the best CD rates of the day, you may not qualify for our firm. We are not everything to everybody, but we are a trusted advisor to a select group who have been referred to us by our existing clients or their attorneys and accountants.
If you would like to learn more about our unique approach to wealth management in a relaxed, professional manner, feel free to contact us.
Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Social Security Benefits: How Much Will I Receive
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Put It in a Letter
A letter of instructions provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
How long does a $20 bill last?
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when it comes to preparing for retirement.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.