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.
The Anatomy of an Index
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
The Good Ship IPO
The seas of the market are constantly shifting, and whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like the junk in a junk drawer.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.