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 I Buy or Lease an Auto?
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
“Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams to Watch For
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
What to Look for in Personal Finance Apps
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
Are women prepared for a 20-year retirement?
Living trusts are popular, but their appropriateness will depend upon your individual needs and objectives.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
Currency has been around for a long time. Here’s a quick history lesson.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Explaining the SECURE Act and how the changes affect your retirement strategy.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.