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 HD Vest
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Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
Living trusts are popular, but their appropriateness will depend upon your individual needs and objectives.
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Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
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.
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.
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.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, infiltrating the world of bonds.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?