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.
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Investment Challenges of the Affluent Investor
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
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Planning for a special-needs child can be complicated, confusing, and even overwhelming.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.