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.
What Smart Investors Know
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Are Women and Financial Strategies a Mismatch?
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their futures to chance.
Can Group, Private Disability Policies Work Together?
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return—perhaps, more important.
A company's profits can be reinvested or they can be paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
The seas of the market are constantly shifting, and whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.