Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. 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—I can help you address your most pressing money questions.
My site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. Please feel free to contact me with any questions.
A Brief History of Estate Taxes
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Prevent a Rift: Money Tips for Newlyweds
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Divorce is the second most stressful time in a person's life. Here's some tips to get through it.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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 visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.