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Financial Advice for Life's Journey
Without a plan, your journey toward and through retirement can be difficult. Having strategic investment and financial strategies in place with a supportive team guiding you, may help make your journey less strenuous.
At David P. Gilliam & Associates, we understand how overwhelming and complex the world of finance and investing can be. As you face a number of questions and concerns, it’s crucial that you work with an experienced financial professional you trust and with whom you feel comfortable sharing your personal finances and greatest goals. We strive to deliver the highest quality investment and financial advice to help you pursue your hopes and dreams.
In fulfilling this mission, the most important benefits we offer are integrity, commitment, experience and compassion. Our goal is to gain not only your business, but your confidence and friendship as well.
Based in Muncie, Indiana, we work with clients throughout Delaware County, as well as in multiple other states. We would enjoy the opportunity to discuss how to pursue your financial goals. Contact us today to get started.
Women and Financial Strategies
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Jane Bond: Scaling the Ladder
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
The Anatomy of an Index
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A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
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The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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