Art of Wealth Management

Plan Today, For a Better Tomorrow

“If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail!”
- Benjamin Franklin

Art of Wealth Management

Plan Today, For a Better Tomorrow

“If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail!”
- Benjamin Franklin

Art of Wealth Management

Plan Today, For a Better Tomorrow

“If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail!”
- Benjamin Franklin

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Annuities have provided retirees with a safe and secure retirement solution for generations.  Deferred annuities have been a solid way to accumulate retirement assets on a tax deferred basis, and immediate annuities are still considered to be the soundest way to generate a dependable, guaranteed income for life, or for a specified period.  On their own, each can play a key part of an overall retirement planning strategy. When combined into a single strategy, their unique benefits can be substantially enhanced to provide an even larger amount of income with greater tax advantages.  

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Ups and Downs of Online-Only Banking

By Shrikant Nadkarni on Jul 19, 2017

The digital world has transformed professional industries in unique ways that prior to internet access would have been impossible. Doctors can monitor patients remotely, lawyers can offer counsel online, software can complete your taxes for you, and even financial investments and advertisements can be made without any face-to-face contact. To some this would sound ludicrous and to others it sounds convenient, but one thing is for certain—the robo-advisor is another option that’s here to stay for investors to grow wealth.

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Term vs. Permanent Life Insurance: What You Need to Know

By Shrikant Nadkarni on Jul 19, 2017

All of the various forms of life insurance – whole life, term life, variable life, universal life and the dozens of variations of each – can be distilled down to just two types: Term and Permanent.  As their names would imply, term is life insurance that covers a certain term or number of years, and permanent is life insurance designed to remain in place as long as premiums are paid. Which type of coverage is right for you depends on several factors including how much coverage you need and how long your need will last.  

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Game of Life: Financial Planning At Every Age

By Shrikant Nadkarni on Jul 19, 2017

If you’ve ever played the Game of Life board game, it becomes clear that compressed into the colorful path there are various stages of life. Each stage holds its own major financial challenges as well as prospective profits in addition to surprises (new baby!) and forks in the road. In the real world game of life, much is the same, but with sound financial planning throughout the different stages of life, you can have much more control over how much you retire with (as opposed to those random tiles you collect throughout the board game). And, along the way there should be a trusted financial advisor to help give advice and direction on important investment and other monetary decisions. Here are a few of the primary segments of an adult’s life and the financial decisions associated with that general age.

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