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.
Your Personal Recovery
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.
What Is a Roth 401(k)?
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Lots of Variables with Fixed-Rate Mortgages
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
The Supreme Court’s declaring DOMA unconstitutional may require some same-sex couples to reconsider their financial strategy.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.