Investments, taxes, insurance, estate planning: the list of financial concerns and considerations facing you today is seemingly endless. And there are no easy answers.
I am in the business of helping my clients pursue all their financial challenges. I do this by using a total wealth management approach. Each area is important individually, but managing them all collectively is one of the most important considerations in your overall financial success.
My approach can help you invest conservatively, reduce your exposure to taxes, meet your insurance needs and provides a plan to successfully transfer your wealth to your children and grandchildren. Among my financial offerings are:
- Managed asset plans - for professional fee-based portfolio management through LPL Financial
- Tax-advantaged investing - to reduce your tax liability and let more of your money work for you
- Retirement planning - to design an investment strategy to help you work towards all of your retirement goals
- Pension & 401(k) Rollover Planning & Account Management
- Estate & Wealth Preservation Planning
- College Planning-give your kids a good head start
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
When to Self-Insure
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
Keep Your Umbrella Handy
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
Retirees traveling abroad need to know that their health insurance travels with them.
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
Your credit score may influence how much you pay for auto and home insurance.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.