Smart Choices that Enhance Our Lives
Faith, family, friends and prosperity are precious. How will we choose to strengthen them? How can we make our lives richer?
Kim Bourne helps people make smart choices about money - choices to enhance the quality of life, choices that help promote family security.
Learn more about Kim at this web site, and contact her today to plan wisely for your future.
Universal Life Insurance
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
What Can a Million Dollars Buy You?
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Estate tax laws have changed a few times in recent years. Do you know the new rules?
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
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.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
What does your home really cost?
Tulips were the first, but won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?