Understanding Today's Financial Environment
Fraser and Associates understands that many of us face challenges as we prepare for the future. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for tomorrow, today. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, college savings or estate strategies, our personalized services focus on your financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help address the needs you have today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through the various stages of your life.
How the Federal Reserve Works
Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system.
IRA Withdrawals that Escape the 10% Tax Penalty
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Three Key Questions to Answer Before Taking Social Security
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Five strategies for managing your student debt.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
What does your home really cost?
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.