Understanding Today's Financial Environment
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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 205-970-4909.
The Financial Literacy Crisis
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
Buying vs. Leasing a Car
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
Retirement Income and the Traditional Portfolio
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
If you are concerned about inflation—and expect short-term interest rates may increase—TIPS could be worth considering.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
The Supreme Court’s declaring DOMA unconstitutional may require some same-sex couples to reconsider their financial strategy.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
There are nearly 1,200 ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
The seas of the market are constantly shifting, and whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime, and those we love may suffer if we are not prepared.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.