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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The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
Does Your Portfolio Fit Your Retirement Lifestyle?
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
And the Executor Is
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Even dogs have bad days. So, what happens when your dog bites a neighbor or passing pedestrian?
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.