We Look at Your Whole Financial Picture
Welcome to our website! Please browse around. Become a knowledgeable taxpayer and help us help you. Remember we want you to contact us with your "Here's what we're thinking about doing" questions--not your "guess what we just did" comments. Taxes are only part of your financial picture. Investments,* insurance, estate planning, long term care, and other areas can contribute to your long term plan development. It's not too late to start saving for retirement or to get assistance in how to take your retirement savings in a tax-advantaged way. We have articles on this website to help educate you and we're here to advise you about your particular situation. Investment and financial plannning services are offered by Lori Rust through her affiliation with HD Vest.
Insurance Needs Assessment: When You're Newly Married
Marriage changes everything, including your insurance needs.
When Do You Need a Will?
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
When Heirs are Imperfect
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
Those looking into environmentally minded home modifications may get a boost from Uncle Sam’s tax incentives.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
Preparing for college means setting goals, staying focused, and tackling a few key milestones along the way.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
If you’re thinking of leasing a new car, then you shouldn’t forget about gap insurance.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
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.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate