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. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.
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. Investment services are offered by Walter T Samuelson through his affiliation with HDVest.
Is Term Life Insurance for You?
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
TIPS for Inflation
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
Exit Strategies of the Rich and Famous
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
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.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?