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.
Term vs. Permanent Life Insurance
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Social Security: Maximizing Benefits
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.
Understanding the economy's cycles can help put current business conditions in better perspective.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Do you know how Brexit will affect you?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.