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.
Teen Drinking and Your Liability
Drinking may be a “rite of passage” for teens, but when it occurs in your home you may be held responsible for their actions.
The Value of Insuring Against Life’s Risks
Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction.
What to Look for in an Extended-Care Policy
Here’s a list of 8 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of extended-care insurance.
Not only can D&O insurance provide financial protection, but it can help improve an organization’s decision-making.
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
Do you need to enroll in Medicare Part D? Read this article to learn more about whether you need this coverage
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Learn about cyber liability insurance in this entertaining video.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Bucket lists don’t have to be for tomorrow.