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.
“Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams to Watch For
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Choosing a Business Structure
Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”
Crowdfunding—Capital for the 21st Century
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
Retirees traveling abroad need to know that their health insurance travels with them.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
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.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Tulips were the first, but won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Have you explored all of your choices when it comes to managing your taxable income?
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.