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 Brad Boyer through his affiliation with HD Vest.
The Half Million Dollar Baby
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Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
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The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
Technology tips to make your next trip even better.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
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This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
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.