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.
Should You Invest in Exchange Traded Funds?
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Get Paid for Going Green
Those looking into environmentally minded home modifications may get a boost from Uncle Sam’s tax incentives.
A Penny Saved is Two Pennies Earned
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
Your credit score may influence how much you pay for auto and home insurance.
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?