Take Back Control of Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. However, along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards.
Whether you’re facing retirement — looking for more effective ways to save for retirement — or want to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
Our mission is simple: We help people take back control of their financial future.
It's all to common to feel confused and overwhelmed... maybe even a little scared of financial decisions that effect retirement. It's natural. As such, many lose sleep over past decisions, feel helpless, or ignore the problem all together.
We are here to help you take back control!
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Retirement Traps to Avoid
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
The Pre-Retirement Checklist
This checklist can give you a quick snapshot of how prepared you are.
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
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.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
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.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.