Helping Clients Invest in Their Financial Dreams
With something as personal as your finances, it’s important to work with an advisor you trust and with whom you want to work for the long-term. After all, building a financial plan is not a one-time event; it is an ongoing process that requires adjustments as your life or goals change. At French Financial, we want to fill this role in your life. We welcome the opportunity to guide you along your financial path. Contact us to take the first step.
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Retirement Income and the Traditional Portfolio
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
IRA Withdrawals that Escape the 10% Tax Penalty
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Divorce is the second most stressful time in a person's life. Here's some tips to get through it.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.