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.
The Great Debate Continues: Active vs. Passive
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
Getting a Head Start on College Savings
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
How Financial Advisors Are Compensated
Read this overview to learn how financial advisors are compensated.
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?