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.
Understanding Long-Term Care
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
Social Security: Maximizing Benefits
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
A Look at Diversification
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
If you’re thinking of leasing a new car, then you shouldn’t forget about gap insurance.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
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.