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.
Social Security: Maximizing Benefits
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
Retirees traveling abroad need to know that their health insurance travels with them.
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
The latest trends in travel reflect a rich menu of exciting new possibilities.
Overview of Medicare Advantage, what’s in them, special rules, and more.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
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.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.