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?
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Understanding the Basics of Medigap Policies
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
A Look at Whole Life Insurance
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
There’s a link between debt and stress.
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.