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.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.
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.
Three Key Questions to Answer Before Taking Social Security
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Disability and Your Finances
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
The Lowdown on Those Free Credit Scores
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
Try these activities to keep your brain sharp.
A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
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.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invest instead?