Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, we are financial professionals with offices throughout Central Texas. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether you goal is saving for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (512) 381-1510.
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Important Birthdays Over 50
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Required Reading: The Economic Report of the President
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Inflation - Back to the Future
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
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.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
That big list of dreams and goals isn't the only way to look at your bucket list.