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.
What Smart Investors Know
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Pay Yourself First
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Women and Financial Strategies
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
There are four very good reasons to start investing. Do you know what they are?
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?