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.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We 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.
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.
The Ivory Tower Changes Wall Street
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
The Latte Lie and Other Myths
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Inflation - Back to the Future
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
What does the Tax Reform and Jobs Act mean for you?
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.