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.
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Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
The Rule of 72
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.
Protecting Your Home Against Flood Loss
Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.
Social media may be a modern imperative for businesses looking to grow and build their brand, but it also introduces risk.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
What does your home really cost?
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.