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 Avantax.
Gap Insurance for Leased Cars
If you’re thinking of leasing a new car, then you shouldn’t forget about gap insurance.
What is the Value of Your Business?
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
Dog Bites Neighbor. Now What?
Even dogs have bad days. So, what happens when your dog bites a neighbor or passing pedestrian?
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction.
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial professional about changes in your situation.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.