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It is also the foundation for well-planned, and well-thought-out, decisions. We understand that you face unique and significant challenges as you prepare for retirement. Helping prepare our clients for this next phase in life, we believe in thinking differently.
As a wealth management team serving the needs of Cape Girardeau and Greater St. Louis, Missouri, our job is to empower our clients, helping them to make educated and informed decisions about their wealth. However you may define your wealth, our focus is helping you make smart decisions to protect it.Get Empowered
Empowering Your Legacy
You've worked hard to get where you are today - you want to be smart about how to use your resources to benefit your family going forward. For 32 years, we have been helping our clients put insight into action.Learn More
Private Wealth Management
Our clients benefit from a cutting-edge team that has a clear and comprehensive vision of wealth management, addressing the Private Wealth Management issues affluent individuals face today.Learn More
What Is an Annuity?
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Estate Management Checklist
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
Interest Rates: How Low Can They Go?
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
It may help your business be better prepared in the event of the death of a principal or key employee.
Those looking into environmentally minded home modifications may get a boost from Uncle Sam’s tax incentives.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
What does your home really cost?
A quick history of the Federal Reserve and and overview of what it does.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.