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Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search my website, send me a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
*These services are offered by Steven Kanouse through his affiliation with H.D. Vest Investment Services SM and H.D. Vest Advisor Services SM.
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The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
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What did the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act change? Here's a quick snapshot.
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Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
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