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.
Pay Yourself First
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
A Primer on Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
The Richest Man in Babylon
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime, and those we love may suffer if we are not prepared.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.