Creating a Safety Net Designed to Build and Protect Your Wealth
Life is a series of expected and unexpected events, and while we cannot control them, we can minimize the economic consequences they may have on our lives. At Wackelin Financial Services, our goal is to assist business owners, professionals, individuals, and families in developing customized investment and insurance strategies that align with their values, priorities, challenges, and opportunities. As an independent investment management and insurance firm, we are not held to sales quotas or tied to proprietary products. We have the freedom to recommend the financial solutions that best suit each client’s individual needs.
We recognize that helping you work toward financial independence is an important responsibility. Our personalized approach and client service are designed to help you reduce the time and energy spent worrying about your finances. We are committed to working with you to create a financial safety net design to build and protect your wealth.
With several decades of experience and a strong commitment to our clients, we are uniquely positioned to help you address your concerns and plan for tomorrow and the years to follow. Contact us today to learn more and start a conversation about your financial future.
Bridging the Confidence Gap
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
Best-Performing Asset Classes
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Required Reading: The Economic Report of the President
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
Not only can D&O insurance provide financial protection, but it can help improve an organization’s decision-making.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.