Welcome to Davis Williams Wealth Management
So much depends on a good plan. It’s true of baking a cake, planting a garden, and coaching a Little League team. It’s true of building an addition to your home. It’s true of building a rocket to travel to the moon. A successful retirement life is no different. The key is a good plan.
Did you know, however, that planning for retirement does not have to be rocket science? It can be pretty straightforward. However extraordinary a rocket launch seems, it’s based on immutable laws of gravity, propulsion, mass, and so on. Such laws never change, and so a rocket launch is predictable. Although your retirement is not predictable, it can be engineered through a planning process - a good plan.
We want you to approach retirement feeling confident that your hopes and your wishes, the lifestyle you now enjoy and the dreams you hope to achieve, could soon be a reality.
Avoiding Cognitive Decline
Try these activities to keep your brain sharp.
IRA Withdrawals that Escape the 10% Tax Penalty
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Social Security Benefits: How Much Will I Receive
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Divorce is the second most stressful time in a person's life. Here's some tips to get through it.
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.