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.
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A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Women and Retirement
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It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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