Helping Clients Invest in Their Financial Dreams
With something as personal as your finances, it’s important to work with an advisor you trust and with whom you want to work for the long-term. After all, building a financial plan is not a one-time event; it is an ongoing process that requires adjustments as your life or goals change. At Grant Park Advisors, we want to fill this role in your life. We welcome the opportunity to guide you along your financial path. Contact us to take the first step.
A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
9 Facts About Retirement
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
The New Red Scare: Chinese Ownership of U.S. Debt
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.
Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.