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.
Preparing For the Ultimate Vacation
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
Traditional vs. Roth IRA
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Retirees traveling abroad need to know that their health insurance travels with them.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?