If you FAIL to PLAN,
you can PLAN to FAIL
At Granite Financial, we believe that people can reach their goals if they plan for them. If you don’t plan, whatever happens will happen. If you do plan, creating the life you want becomes much more possible.
Organization is key. When you retire with your financial life organized, you can free your mind to enjoy the things that really matter—your family and friends, the things that inspire you and the pursuits you are passionate about.
As independent financial advisors, our focus is always on what’s in the best interest of our clients and their legacy. Our recommendations are based solely on helping our clients pursue their retirement goals and objectives.
Will You Pay the AMT?
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
Life and Death of a Twenty Dollar Bill
How long does a $20 bill last?
A Decision Not Made Is Still a Decision
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.
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.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.