Welcome to Von Colln Financial Group a comprehensive retirement planning firm that is dedicated to helping families protect and preserve their wealth in preparation for an independent, secure retirement. We are committed to helping our clients plan for the future while living in the present. We offer an individually focused approach to helping clients pursue their retirement goals and we believe in creating life long client relationships, NOT customers.
When it comes to retirement, there is nothing more intimidating than managing your own money; you just cannot afford mistakes. That's why we believe everyone should have access to a team of professionals that have experience and can help prevent you from potentially making the BIG MISTAKES. Our conservative approach to retirement planning covers the four main areas of concern for pre-retirees and retirees: Investment Planning (creating an income stream to enjoy retirement), Tax Planning (keeping more of what you've worked so hard to build), Estate Planning (passing money to heirs) and Health Care concerns (long-term care).
We hope your visit will help you understand the opportunities and potential rewards that are available when you take a proactive approach to your personal financial situation. We have created this Web site to help you gain a better understanding of the financial concepts behind the retirement planning process. As you explore the site you’ll find a wealth of information in the form of newsletter articles, calculators, and research reports. Most important, we hope you see the value of working with skilled professionals to pursue your financial goals.
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Important Birthdays Over 50
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Caring for Aging Parents
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
How Stocks Work
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Purchasing homeowners insurance is critical for protecting your home.
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?