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.
Prevent a Rift: Money Tips for Newlyweds
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
Types of Stock Market Analysis
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
The Latte Lie and Other Myths
Check out this video to begin separating fact from fiction.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Learn more about women taking control of their finances with this infographic.
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
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.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.