Estate, Retirement, & Investment Planning
Ronald G. Smith Capital Management Advisory, Inc. of Powhatan, VA is committed to helping you pursue your long-term financial goals.
As specialists in retirement planning and estate conservation, we can help you answer the questions you may have about your financial future, such as:
- Will I be able to retire early?
- How much money will I need in order to retire?
- How can I get the most out of my 401(k)?
- Should I have a traditional IRA or a Roth IRA?
- How can I maximize the return on my investments while reducing risk?
- How can I "inflation-proof" my investment income?
- Do I need disability insurance? Long-term care insurance?
- How can I ensure that my children receive as much as possible from my estate?
- What do I need to know about wills, trusts, and probate?
Should You Invest in Exchange Traded Funds?
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Retirement Income and the Traditional Portfolio
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Global and International Funds
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Living trusts are popular, but their appropriateness will depend upon your individual needs and objectives.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”