Welcome to Hahn & Associates! We are Certified Public Accountants with two locations to serve you, Old Town Alexandria and City of Falls Church.
Welcome to our Web site, where you’ll find a wealth of information in the form of newsletter articles, calculators, and research reports.
We hope your visit will help you understand the opportunities and potential rewards that are available when you take a proactive approach to your personal financial situation. We have created this Web site to help you gain a better understanding of the financial concepts behind insurance, investing*, retirement, estate planning, and wealth preservation. Most important, we hope you see the value of working with skilled professionals to pursue your financial goals.
We’re here to help educate you about the basic concepts of financial management*; to help you learn more about who we are; and to give you fast, easy access to market performance data. We hope you take advantage of this resource and visit us often. Be sure to add our site to your list of "favorites" in your Internet browser. We frequently update our information, and we wouldn’t want you to miss any developments in the area of personal finance.
*These services are offered through Thomas Hahn through his affiliation with H.D. Vest Investment ServicesSM and H.D. Vest Advisory ServicesSM.
Earnings for All Seasons
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
Money that Buys Good Health is Never Ill Spent
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Sit, Stay, Rollover: A Guide to IRA Rollovers
If you have a 401(k) with a former employer, you may want to consider an IRA rollover.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
What can be learned from the savings rate?
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition waiting to claim them.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Tulips were the first, but won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.