Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Tommy Pietsch, a financial planner in Shiner, Texas. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether you are investing for retirement, college savings or estate planning, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services, actually over 25 years. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (361) 594-2530.
The New Red Scare: Chinese Ownership of U.S. Debt
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
The Half Million Dollar Baby
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Does Your Child Need to File an Income Tax Return?
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
How long does a $20 bill last?
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Entrepreneurs all face the same question, “Which business structure should I adopt?”
If you find it hard to attain personal life goals, there’s an app for that!
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
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.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.