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.
To Buy or Not to Buy
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Can Group, Private Disability Policies Work Together?
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Spotting Credit Trouble
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Tips on insuring your teen driver.
Drinking may be a “rite of passage” for teens, but when it occurs in your home you may be held responsible for their actions.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Learn a little about worldwide currency in this fun infographic
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Take a look at this 2017 Market Recap.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?