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.
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Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Do you have an estate strategy? You should.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
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.
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 more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.