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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.
Safeguard Your Digital Estate
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
What Smart Investors Know
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
When Do You Need a Will?
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: right now.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
What if instead of buying that home, you invested that money?
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?