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.
Women and Retirement
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
Raising Healthy Children
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
There’s a link between debt and stress.
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
What if instead of buying that home, you invested that money?
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: right now.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
What does your home really cost?