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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.
Caring for Aging Parents
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
Bursting the Bubble
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Global vs. International: What’s The Difference?
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Living trusts are popular, but their appropriateness will depend upon your individual needs and objectives.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.