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.
9 Facts About Retirement
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
What is the Value of Your Business?
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
Variable Universal Life Insurance
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Bitcoin has emerged as a digital currency that exists virtually, making it different in fundamental ways.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
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.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
There are things you can do to keep yourself safe when you lose your wallet.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.