Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Todd Melerine, a financial consultant in Slidell, Louisianna. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether you are investing for retirement, college savings or estate planning, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (985) 641-7812.
Keeping Good Records is Good Business
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
Tax Deductions You Won't Believe
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
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.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
There’s a link between debt and stress.
Business owners may be able to protect themselves from the financial consequences of losing a key employee.
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
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
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.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
If you have a 401(k) with a former employer, you may want to consider an IRA rollover.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.