Your Financial Future
Lifetime Planning, Inc.
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas at Lifetime Planning, Inc. we work with clients in Ventura county to help them address their most pressing money questions.
At Lifetime Planning, Inc. our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of our foundation of success.
Lifetime Planning's website is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search our website, send us a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We’ll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Keeping Up with the Joneses
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
A Home Insurance Claim: To File Or Not To File
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
Understanding the value of a home warranty.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.