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.
Put It in a Letter
A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
And the Executor Is
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
What’s Your Investment IQ?
You make decisions for your portfolio, but how much do you really know about the products you buy? Try this quiz
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
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.
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
Tips to avoid checking in luggage on your next vacation.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
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.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.