“Because its not what you make...Its what you keep!”
One of the foundations of our financial practice is that there is no one, standard approach to enhancing a person’s financial well-being. That is why, whether it is based on private asset management, fixed investments, structured variable accounts or a combination, we offer in-depth planning and individualized programs for each of our clients. If you have something on your mind, or if you feel that we can help you in any way, e-mail or call us now to set up a short telephone appointment with me, at no charge or obligation to you. Your call will be welcome!
Gary F. Thomas, JD, LLM, CLU, ChFC
President, Principal of The Wealth Technology Group
Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Putting a Price Tag On Your Health
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: right now.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
If you have a 401(k) with a former employer, you may want to consider an IRA rollover.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.