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.
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The Power of Compound Interest
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A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Social media may be a modern imperative for businesses looking to grow and build their brand, but it also introduces risk.
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.