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You can never underestimate the value of financial independence. The freedom and flexibility to make choices makes you feel empowered. As Independent Advisors, we have a wider variety of options and can guide you through decisions without having to cater to proprietary needs. Whether you are coming in to talk about Investments, Retirement Planning, 401k Rollovers, IRA Funding, Life Insurance, Estate Planning or Long Term Care, we can present various products to help guide you along the way. Contact us to learn how we can serve you best.
9 Facts About Retirement
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Acres of Diamonds
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
U.S. Personal Savings Rate
What can be learned from the savings rate?
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?