Are You Retirement Ready?
Without a roadmap, the path toward and into retirement can be difficult. Having a comprehensive and up-to-date retirement strategy, with a knowledgeable team offering support, may help make the road ahead less strenuous.
I’m Edward Martell, an independent financial advisor who understands the many concerns individuals and families face as they prepare for retirement. Whether that is five or fifteen years away, my goal is to help clients feel confident about their future and pursue their vision of a comfortable retirement. Through my comprehensive approach, I develop customized retirement strategies that address clients’ individual needs and goals, both short and long-term.
Retirement is a significant milestone in one’s life. My mission is to help make that transition more manageable and less stressful by building a personalized retirement strategy and offering ongoing support, unbiased advice, and objective guidance. I treat my clients with respect and make the effort to educate them about their financial future. When clients work with me, I treat them as I would like to be treated. Based in Fountain Valley, CA, I serve clients throughout the United States.
Start preparing for tomorrow’s retirement today by contacting me to learn more about my complimentary, obligation-free meetings.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Systematic Withdrawals in Retirement
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Test Your Estate Strategy Knowledge
Estate management can help ensure that your assets are transferred according to your wishes while managing tax issues.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.