Smart Choices that Enhance Our Lives
Faith, family, friends and prosperity are precious. How will we choose to strengthen them? How can we make our lives richer?
Kim Bourne helps people make smart choices about money - choices to enhance the quality of life, choices that help promote family security.
Learn more about Kim at this web site, and contact her today to plan wisely for your future.
When Life Insurance Becomes Taxable
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
Putting a Price Tag On Your Health
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
The Most Overlooked Item of Any Home Improvement
The item most homeowners forget on their home improvement project checklist is insurance.
Even if you’re young and single, you should still consider protecting yourself.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Learn about the dangers of internet fraud with this highly educational and fun “pulp” comic.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
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.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.