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.
Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
The Fed and How It Got That Way
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Eight Mistakes That Can Upend Your Retirement
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
If you’re thinking of leasing a new car, then you shouldn’t forget about gap insurance.
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
Estate management can help ensure that your assets are transferred according to your wishes while managing tax issues.
Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.