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.
Countdown to College
Preparing for college means setting goals, staying focused, and tackling a few key milestones along the way.
Trends in Charitable Giving
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Tuning Your Social Security Benefit
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Read this overview to learn how financial advisors are compensated.
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.
The latest trends in travel reflect a rich menu of exciting new possibilities.
Four vacation destinations you might never have thought of.
Purchasing homeowners insurance is critical for protecting your home.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
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.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.