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.
Global vs. International: What’s The Difference?
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Pay Yourself First
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
What is the Value of Your Business?
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Tips to avoid checking in luggage on your next vacation.
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.