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.
When Should You Take Social Security
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Value vs. Growth Investing
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Try these activities to keep your brain sharp.
Each year hundreds of children die or are injured in pool accidents. By taking seven steps, you can keep your pool safe.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.