Working Towards Financial Independence
The investment climate has never been more exciting or more challenging than it is today. Retaining the services of a qualified financial advisor can help you make sense of the market.
Solid financial planning can be the key to addressing your financial goals. By identifying where you are today and where you hope to be, Jay Irving can help you determine how best to get there. Calling on objective research from LPL Financial, Jay can implement a plan that can help to make your dreams a reality.
“My mission is to help my clients make informed choices about their financial future,” says Jay. “By understanding what is important to them, and applying the resources of LPL Financial, I help my clients to work towards financial independence.”
Jay provides access to fee-based portfolio management; tax advantaged investing; retirement planning; and estate planning to preserve wealth. Using the independent research provided by LPL Financial, Jay provides objective advice and the most up-to-date products and services to help clients meet their financial goals.
Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me?
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Social Security: Maximizing Benefits
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
A Cheat Sheet for Sending Your Kid to College
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
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Good employee health can be great for the company’s bottom line.
A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
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.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?