At Financial Architects we understand the challenges families and individuals face with their finances. We look forward to helping you by developing a customized plan to grow and protect your wealth.
The Lowdown on Those Free Credit Scores
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
Tuning Your Social Security Benefit
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Earnings for All Seasons
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
How to lower your risk of chronic illness
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
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.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.