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.
Choosing a Business Structure
Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”
Estate Management 101
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Bursting the Bubble
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
Here are several important changes to Social Security that may impact how and when you can begin taking income benefits.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Roth IRAs are tax advantaged in a different way from traditional IRAs.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?