Donald E. Bouchard, MBA, ATP, LUTCF
Financial Advisor and Accredited Tax Preparer
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Inflation and Your Portfolio
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Social Security: Five Facts You Need to Know
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
A Living Trust Primer
Living trusts are popular, but their appropriateness will depend upon your individual needs and objectives.
Five strategies for managing your student debt.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Planning for a special-needs child can be complicated, confusing, and even overwhelming.
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.