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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.
Split Annuity Strategy
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Measuring the Value of a Financial Advisor
Ever wonder what the real value of a financial advisor is? It’s not just added portfolio returns.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Here are several important changes to Social Security that may impact how and when you can begin taking income benefits.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.