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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— Dave Williams 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 or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Gap Insurance for Leased Cars
If you’re thinking of leasing a new car, then you shouldn’t forget about gap insurance.
Social Security: Maximizing Benefits
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
E&O insurance is specifically designed to protect you, or your company, from the risk of a client’s dissatisfaction.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.