Planning for your financial future is like fitting together a jigsaw puzzle - the complete picture can only emerge when all the pieces are securely set in place.
Schmocker Financial Services is here to work with you to put those pieces together.
Women and Retirement
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
Crowdfunding—Capital for the 21st Century
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for new financing choices and fund-raising alterna
U.S. Personal Savings Rate
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
A letter of instructions provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability, along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
Have you explored all of your choices when it comes to managing your taxable income?