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We believe the foundations of a strong financial partnership are transparency, trust and performance.


The starting point for our investment strategy is a detailed planning process focused on getting your financial goals clear and outlining your total current financial position. From there, we are working together with you to plan and invest for sufficiency. That means having enough of the right financial assets available when you need them for however long you need them to meet your goals. Please look around our website, and if you have any questions or comments feel free to contact us.

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Fred O. Buckley
Sean M. Buckley

 

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A quick look at how federal income taxes work.

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A letter of instructions provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.

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The Other Sure Thing

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Home Mortgage Deduction

Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.

Doubling Your Money

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Can I Refinance My Mortgage?

This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.

What's My Potential Estate Tax?

This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.

What Is My Current Cash Flow?

Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.

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Investment Strategies for Retirement

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A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

Keys to Investing for Retirement

There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement

Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

5 Smart Investing Strategies

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Tax Management Strategies

Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.

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Should You Tap Retirement Savings to Fund College?

Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.

The Richest Man in Babylon

In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.

The Other Sure Thing

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.

Should I Invest in Gold?

Learning more about gold, and its history, may help you answer that question.

Social Security: By the Numbers

Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.

Events on Wall Street

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