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.
A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Will You Pay the AMT?
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Preparing for college means setting goals, staying focused, and tackling a few key milestones along the way.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement 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 things you can do to keep yourself safe when you lose your wallet.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like the junk in a junk drawer.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?