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When it comes to investment and retirement planning, you don’t have a lot of time to study the markets and figure out all the answers.
You do have Thomas H. Ela - a financial advisor who can potentially help you plan to sustain and grow your wealth, and potentially improve your quality of life.
What steps can you take that may help you live better in the future? Tour this site to find out more...and to acquaint yourself with Tom and his company.
How Does Your Credit Score Compare?
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
A Brief History of Estate Taxes
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
The Power of Compound Interest
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
Planning for a special-needs child can be complicated, confusing, and even overwhelming.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability, along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.