Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome to The Monitor Group! We are an independent financial services and wealth management firm serving families and business owners seeking financial confidence. Financial planning is a tool that aims to pursue freedom and empowerment. We believe education, collaborative planning solutions and excellent customer service help you work towards your financial goals. In an ever-changing economic environment, we are the team of advisors you can trust.
Spotting Credit Trouble
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Understanding the Basics of Medigap Policies
Important as it is, Medicare does not cover the full range of health-care expenses you may experience in your golden years.
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
Estate management can help ensure that your assets are transferred according to your wishes while managing tax issues.
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
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
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.