Insurance and Financial Services
"Being a Financial Adviser is all about building relationships with clients, developing a true understanding of their objectives and applying this knowledge through each and every recommendation. By learning more about them and their needs, I am able to offer more personalized advice and service. My goal is to earn your trust by providing excellent advice."
– Howard Polansky
The ABCs of Zero Coupon Bonds
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Life and Death of a Twenty Dollar Bill
How long does a $20 bill last?
Insuring Your Business With a Buy/Sell Agreement
It may help your business be better prepared in the event of the death of a principal or key employee.
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Technology tips to make your next trip even better.
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
The year’s end is the perfect time to do these 12 things.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.