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.
Weighing the Benefits of Prepaid Debit Cards
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
A Home Insurance Claim: To File Or Not To File
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
The New Red Scare: Chinese Ownership of U.S. Debt
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Try these activities to keep your brain sharp.
You make decisions for your portfolio, but how much do you really know about the products you buy? Try this quiz
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
Are Real Estate Investment Trusts right for your portfolio?
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.