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When you engage in a relationship with a financial professional, you must consider the process. If on the way to financial security, you pay too much or get too little, success is not as rewarding. In fact, you may pay too much and still not reach your goals. True success is when all the pieces are in place: a collaborative relationship, actionable plan and expert execution.
You succeed when strategy translates directly into action.
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 our foundation of success.
We understand how easy it is to become overwhelmed by the trappings of wealth. That’s why we work so hard to help you focus your resources on what you value most. Whether it’s your retirement, charitable gift giving, educating your children or simply planning for regular vacations, what matters most is that you get what you truly desire. After all, the only real wealth is a fulfilling life.
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 our website, send us a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Planning for the Expected
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
Each year hundreds of children die or are injured in pool accidents. By taking seven steps, you can keep your pool safe.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
What does your home really cost?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.