“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)
The philosophy of Creative Financial Centre® is to provide you with quality products and professional services to improve the quality of your financial life with the most convenience possible. Our commitment is to serve you in the same manner which we would desire to be served if we were in your circumstances.
Founded by Mick L. Owens, the Creative Financial Centre® is a financial service center dedicated to providing individuals, families, businesses, and organizations with quality financial products and /or services for the achievement of their goals and objectives through a network of associates committed to serving clients in the Christ-like manner by assisting them in development of stewardship in their lives, believing that “It profits a man nothing to gain the whole world and lose his soul.”
Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Critical Estate Documents
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
To Catch a Thief
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Assess how many days you'll work in 2012 to pay federal tax liability.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime, and those we love may suffer if we are not prepared.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Have you explored all of your choices when it comes to managing your taxable income?
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.