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.
A Look at Diversification
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Safeguard Your Digital Estate
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Buying vs. Leasing a Car
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
It may help your business be better prepared in the event of the death of a principal or key employee.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
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.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.