Brooks Financial Services, LLC is a full-service financial management company ranging from investment and retirement planning to risk management and estate conservation.
Good financial decisions don't have to be confusing. For more than 25 years I have assisted individuals, families, and small businesses achieve their financial goals.
Whether you’re just getting started, planning for college or changing jobs, I develop a comprehensive, cohesive financial strategy that fits your unique needs and enables you to meet both short- and long-term objectives.
On this website you'll find a variety of financial tools, calculators and education material to give you a clearer picture of where you stand and where you're headed.
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Where Is the Market Headed?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
What Smart Investors Know
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Read this overview to learn how financial advisors are compensated.
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
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.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.