Invest With A PlanSM
Investing is a process, not an event. Investing is not just about choosing a specific stock or mutual fund; investing is building a unique plan to guide financial decisions based on defined financial goals. Choosing appropriate investments is certainly part of the process, but it needs to be done in the context of an overall strategy.
My practice is built upon a comprehensive approach to wealth management. We work together, proactively, to anticipate when each of 8 wealth management issues are likely to become a priority for you. I can then be ready with ideas, suggestions and alternatives to address these issues. My background leads to a process-driven and disciplined, yet flexible, approach.
Social Security: Five Facts You Need to Know
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
Global vs. International: What’s The Difference?
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Thinking of Retiring Abroad?
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?