Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search my website, send me a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Investment and financial planning services are offered by Ted Hallows through his affiliation with Avantax.
The Utility of Sector Investing
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
From Boats to Brokers
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Types of Stock Market Analysis
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
The latest trends in travel reflect a rich menu of exciting new possibilities.
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?