Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards 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. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Investment services are offered by C. Mark Fifield through his affiliation with HD Vest.
A House Divided
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
What Is an Annuity?
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Weighing the Benefits of Prepaid Debit Cards
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
Business owners may be able to protect themselves from the financial consequences of losing a key employee.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
What does your home really cost?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.