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We hope your visit will help you understand the opportunities and potential rewards that are available when you take a proactive approach to your personal financial situation. We have created this Web site to help you gain a better understanding of the financial concepts behind insurance, investing, retirement, estate planning, and wealth preservation. Most important, we hope you see the value of working with skilled professionals to pursue your financial goals.
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Planning for the Expected
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
The Other Sure Thing
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Estimating the Cost of College
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
This article allows those who support LGBTQ+ interests to explore the possibilities of Socially Responsible Investing.
Marriage changes everything, including your insurance needs.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.