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.
Required Reading: The Economic Report of the President
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Should You Borrow from Your 401(k)?
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Here are several important changes to Social Security that may impact how and when you can begin taking income benefits.
Bitcoin has emerged as a digital currency that exists virtually, making it different in fundamental ways.
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.
What if instead of buying that home, you invested that money?
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.