Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Hello, I’m John Stanek, a Certified Financial Planner™ located in Patton, PA. My son Jeff and I understand that in today's world, you are facing unique financial challenges; challenges like no other generation has ever experienced. However, we are here to help take the mystery out of investing. For more than 30 years, I have worked side by side helping hundreds of clients from all over the country in preparing for retirement, college savings, estate strategy and much more.
Please, contact us today and let Jeff and I help you begin your journey toward achieving financial independence.
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
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A Primer on Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
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Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
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Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
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A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
An amusing and whimsical look at behavioral finance best practices for investors.
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Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.