Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.
— HENRY FORD
Based on your individual needs, Granite Financial works with you to plan for your future: the health of your wealth, the growth and distribution of your assets, wealth transfer, charitable giving and/or estate planning. We look at the whole picture and are a true retirement resource.
Working with you, we provide the advice you need to make informed decisions so you have the confidence to enjoy your financial success.
We believe in providing service with integrity and thoughtfulness.
Required Reading: The Economic Report of the President
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
The Richest Man in Babylon
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
What does your home really cost?
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.