Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we, at Village Tax & Financial Services, can help you address your most pressing money questions.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search my website, send me a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Investment and financial services are offered by Bridget A. McDermott & Jeremy L. Pardue through their affiliation with Avantax Wealth ManagementSM
What is the Value of Your Business?
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
Estimating the Cost of College
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Apps that help small business owners better manage and grow their business.
Learn a little about worldwide currency in this fun infographic
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn about cyber liability insurance in this entertaining video.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Learn about what risk tolerance really means in this helpful and insightful video.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.