Advisors Magazine - January 2018
From Child Actor to Financial Advisor
Mitch Silberman is one of those rare individuals who made a lot of money before hitting puberty. He was a child actor, working all the time in TV and movies and doing voiceovers. When he was older, he used that money to pay for college, travel, and buy used cars. Then the money was gone...
Dramatically Different, Intensely Personal
We look at financial services through a different lens. We know that a one-size-fits-all philosophy doesn’t work for our clients. At Silberman Wealth Strategies, we work with a select group of individuals and families as we devote the time to truly serve each of our client’s individual financial situations. We help solve the challenges that wealth creates. Learn more about our Personal CFO Services.
What Is a Roth 401(k)?
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Types of Stock Market Analysis
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
The Half Million Dollar Baby
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Here are 4 great, and sometimes unexpected, places to raise a family.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Emotional biases can adversely impact financial decision making. Here’s a few to be mindful of.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.