Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Chris Holcomb, a financial consultant in Severn, MD. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether you are investing for retirement, college savings or estate planning, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (410) 975-8387.
A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or they can be paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Ready for Retirement?
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Healthcare Costs in Retirement
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
The chances of an IRS audit aren’t that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Assess how many days you'll work in 2012 to pay federal tax liability.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime, and those we love may suffer if we are not prepared.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
There are nearly 1,200 ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.