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.
Extended Care: A Patchwork of Possibilities
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
A Look at Whole Life Insurance
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
Even if you’re young and single, you should still consider protecting yourself.
In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
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.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
What does your home really cost?
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.