“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares The Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future ...” Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV)
...is to teach and challenge clients to bring their financial lives into alignment with their belief systems. As born-again believers in Jesus Christ, our goal is to give every contact the opportunity to get to know Him as their personal Savior and to align each part of their respective lives (including financial) with The Word of God.
Our clientele is not limited to Christian people, and we don't try to jam Christ down anyone's throat. We just want everyone to know our perspective, realizing that we will serve you as you want to be served.
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Revising Estate Strategy Assumptions
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Estate Management 101
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Understanding the value of a home warranty.
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Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
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.
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Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
There’s been a lot of talk about Tax Reform. What might it look like?
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
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