Your Financial Future
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 we work with clients in Southern California and across many states to help them address their most pressing money questions.
At Lifetime Planning, our mission is your financial independence, and 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 and we provide financial solutions for every life stage.
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.
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Important Birthdays Over 50
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Prevent a Rift: Money Tips for Newlyweds
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
What did the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act change? Here's a quick snapshot.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Explaining the SECURE Act and how the changes affect your retirement strategy.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.