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.
The Five Basics of Financial Literacy
How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.
The Best Apps in Travel
Technology tips to make your next trip even better.
Protection Against Uninsured Drivers
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
Have fun and learn how to craft the perfect password with the help of this highly engaging infographic.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
There’s a link between debt and stress.
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
When markets shift, experienced investors stick to their strategy.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.
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.