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—I can help you address your most pressing money questions.
My first priority is your overall financial success. I 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.
My 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.
What Is a 1035 Exchange?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Universal Life Insurance
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
Money Draining Food Myths
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Learn about the advantages of Business Owner Policies with this highly educational and fun animated video.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?