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— Fortune Financial and Insurance 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. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer. Our services include certified financial planning, retirement income planning, both term and permanent life insurance, health insurance, long term care insurance, annuities, and various investment products and solutions.
How Insurance Deductibles Work
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
Yours, Mine and Ours: Estate Strategies for Second Marriages
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
Tax Deductions You Won't Believe
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
At what point can you call a personal vehicle commercial?
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?