Financial Planning & Investment Management
We work with families and businesses by helping them grow and protect their investments. We are fee-based investment advisors who put the client’s needs ahead of our own. We focus on the goals of the client and build a financial plan around those goals. We follow time-tested principles to deliver consistent advice to our clients and help them achieve their goals.
Whether it be crafting tax-advantaged strategies, helping to create an estate plan, or planning for long term care, we are here for our clients.
How We Help:
· Retirement Plan Consulting (Profit Sharing, 401k & 409a)
· Long Term Asset Growth
· Wealth Protection
· Planning for Retirement Income
· Charitable Planned Giving
· Equitable Estate Distribution
Tools We Use:
· Tax-Efficient Managed Accounts
· Stocks & Bonds
· Exchange Traded Funds & Mutual Funds
· Institutional Research Tools and Services
· Life Insurance & Annuities
· Disability & Long Term Care Insurance
· Certified Public Accountants
· Tax & Estate Planning Attorneys
· Third-Party Custodians, Recordkeepers and TPAs
· Property & Casualty Insurance Brokers
· Employee Benefits Advisors
· Commercial & Personal Bankers
· Real Estate Brokers
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 Half Million Dollar Baby
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Tax Rules When Selling Your Home
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
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.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
What does your home really cost?
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.