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 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.
When Do You Need a Will?
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
You Would Rather Be...
Are you a thrill seeker, or content to relax in the backyard? Use this flowchart to find out more about your risk tolerance.
The Five Basics of Financial Literacy
How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?