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We are an independently owned financial consulting firm. Our team of advisors and staff provide to all our clients dedicated personalized service. Our independence allows us to offer you an unbiased objective approach to serving your investment needs. Whether you are just starting to save for your future, or are a seasoned investor, We have the financial management experience to direct you towards reaching your objectives.
Our Commitment is to always provide unbiased advice, impeccable service, and diversified financial resources to serve your individual needs . . . . that’s one benefit of an independent perspective.
9 Facts About Retirement
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
What is the Value of Your Business?
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
Should You Ever Retire?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
Read this overview to learn how financial advisors are compensated.
Not only can D&O insurance provide financial protection, but it can help improve an organization’s decision-making.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?