Where will your retirement money come from? A sound approach involves closely looking at potential retirement-income sources.Learn More
Smart investing doesn’t have to be complicated investing. Understanding strategies may help you avoid common pitfalls.Learn More
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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. We want to earn the right, over time, to be considered by you as your retirement planning professionals.
We are in no way affiliated with the Virginia Retirement System, but we do specialize in the benefits available to you under the VRS and provide programs which are designed, not to replace the benefits that you currently qualify for, but are designed to supplement and enhance those benefits.Contact Us
Traditional vs. Roth IRA
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Healthcare Costs in Retirement
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
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.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.