Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Offering exceptional service and a holistic approach is the premise behind the services offered at Sterling Principle Financial Services.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search my website, send me a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Understanding Long-Term Care
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
When to Self-Insure
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
Test Your Life Insurance Knowledge
How much do you know about one of the most important tools you have to help protect your and your family’s financial future?
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement 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.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
When markets shift, experienced investors stick to their strategy.
Bucket lists don’t have to be for tomorrow.