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.
Life and Death of a \$20 Bill
How long does a $20 bill last?
To Catch a Thief
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Spotting Credit Trouble
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
The Supreme Court’s declaring DOMA unconstitutional may require some same-sex couples to reconsider their financial strategy.
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
Would it surprise you to hear that China owns just 8% of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government?
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Estimate the potential capital gains taxes due on your transactions.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Learning more about gold, and its history, may help you answer that question.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
The seas of the market are constantly shifting, and whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?