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.
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The Power of Compound Interest
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
How to Read Your Credit Report
Solve a mystery while learning how important your credit report is with this story-driven interactive.
And the Executor Is
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
That big list of dreams and goals isn't the only way to look at your bucket list.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.