Founded over 40 years ago, The Associated Companies exist to work with you as your financial partner. For generations, our firm has worked with businesses and families on the path to their financial destination.
Our goal is to...
- help you analyze your current situation.
- design a coordinated action plan that matches your goals and objectives.
- utilize a long term perspective to provide solutions that work best for you.
- incorporate the latest technology and financial trends into a customized solution for you, your family and/or your business.
"It's not how much money you make, but how much money you keep, how hard it works for you, and how many generations you keep it for."
- Robert Kiyosaki, Author of "Rich Dad, Poor Dad"
Tips to Prevent the #1 Cause of Marital Rift
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
Your Emergency Fund: How Much Is Enough?
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Retiring the 4% Rule
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.