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.
Planning for Special Needs Children
Planning for a special-needs child can be complicated, confusing, and even overwhelming.
The Financial Literacy Crisis
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
Crowdfunding—Capital for the 21st Century
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.