Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Scott M. Wallace, CFP®, a financial professional in Katy, TX. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether you goal is saving for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (713) 785-3404.
Weighing the Benefits of Prepaid Debit Cards
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
Trends in Charitable Giving
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Where Will Your Retirement Money Come From?
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.