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 an 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.
Insuring Your Business With a Buy/Sell Agreement
Buy/sell agreements may help a business be better prepared in the event of the death of a principal or key employee.
Do Your Kids Know The Value of a Silver Spoon?
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Bitcoin has emerged as a digital currency that exists virtually, making it different in fundamental ways.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Assess how many days you'll work in 2012 to pay federal tax liability.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
There are nearly 1,200 ETFs available. Should you invest in them?