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"
U.S. Personal Savings Rate
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Saving on Fitness Center Membership Costs
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
From Boats to Brokers
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
Can you keep up with your children’s mobile slang?
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
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.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.