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When you partner with the independent advisors at French Financial, your best interests are our number-one priority. You benefit from a firm that possesses more than 100 years of combined experience across three generations. Learn more
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French Financial specializes in short-, intermediate- and long-term goal setting to help you successfully pursue the retirement lifestyle you desire, transfer wealth to your loved ones and establish your legacy on your terms. Learn more
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Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Should You Borrow from Your 401(k)?
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Required Reading: The Economic Report of the President
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving—or dragging—the economy.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
A company's profits can be reinvested or they can be paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
The seas of the market are constantly shifting, and whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?