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.
Raise Your Retirement Income
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Caring for Aging Parents
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
Thinking of Retiring Abroad?
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which is Better?”
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
What does your home really cost?
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.
Have you explored all of your choices when it comes to managing your taxable income?
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime, and those we love may suffer if we are not prepared.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”