Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges, but along with challenge comes opportunity and potential reward for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement or looking to better understand certain investment* ideas, we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search my website, send me a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment* concepts or products. I will get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
*These services offered by Mark Hyma through his affiliation with HD Vest.
An Overview of Renter’s Insurance
Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.
Rightsizing for Retirement
What does your home really cost?
How to Retire Early
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
The recent market drop is an important reminder of why it's important to take a long-term view.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
90% of small businesses in the U.S. don't protect their data from cyber attacks. Is your business at risk?
If you find it hard to attain personal life goals, there’s an app for that!
There are four very good reasons to start investing. Do you know what they are?
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.