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.
The Financial Literacy Crisis
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
U.S. Personal Savings Rate
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Learn how to build a socially conscious investment portfolio and invest in your beliefs.
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
You make decisions for your portfolio, but how much do you really know about the products you buy? Try this quiz
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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 presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Doing your research is key before buying a vacation home.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
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.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.