Acting as Your Steward and Source of Guidance
Schmidt Financial Resources, Inc. is a full-service, highly tactical and strategic boutique wealth management firm. We are supported by a team of experienced advisors with the same mission: use enduring principles to help individuals plan for retirement.
Our goal is to go beyond the service level of the typical wealth management firm and serve as a trusted guide that individuals, families, and business owners can rely on for unbiased recommendations and a value-based investment approach. Contact my office today to learn more about how value-based financial planning can serve your unique financial needs.
How the Federal Reserve Works
Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system.
It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
The New Red Scare: Chinese Ownership of U.S. Debt
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
There are four very good reasons to start investing. Do you know what they are?
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Here are 4 great, and sometimes unexpected, places to raise a family.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
That big list of dreams and goals isn't the only way to look at your bucket list.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.