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Employee Benefits

You face a multitude of choices and costs to weigh when considering how to recruit and retain your employees. We help our clients find the best mix of benefits to meet your strategic goals. 

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Risk Management

Protect your business. Protect your home and valuables. Our property and casualty insurance advisors understand your needs, from workers compensation to general bonding, tenants’ policies to umbrella coverage. We offer commercial and personal lines of insurance.

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Retirement Planning

After you’ve paid your employees, what’s left for you, the business owner? How have you planned for life in retirement? Our experienced advisors work with you to develop a strategy to envision and achieve your goals.

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Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.

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There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.

Value vs. Growth Investing

Value vs. Growth Investing

Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.

 

Understanding Long-Term Care

Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.

Put It in a Letter

A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.

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The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.

When Life Insurance Becomes Taxable

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Directors and Officers Liability Insurance

Not only can D&O insurance provide financial protection, but it can help improve an organization’s decision-making.

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Lifetime of Earnings

Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.

Inflation & Retirement

Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.

What's My Potential Estate Tax?

This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.

Capital Gains Tax Estimator

Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.

Paying Off a Credit Card

Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.

Home Mortgage Deduction

Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.

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Tax Management Strategies

Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

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All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.

Jane Bond: Infiltrating the Market

Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.

The Business Cycle

How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?

Surprises

Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.

Preparing For the Ultimate Vacation

Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.

Are Alternative Investments Right for You?

With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.

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