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"
When to Self-Insure
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
The Value of Insuring Against Life’s Risks
Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction.
Global vs. International: What’s The Difference?
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
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.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall St., the stock market has a long and storied history.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, covering how bond laddering works.
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.