Understanding Today's Financial Environment
Welcome, I'm Trudy Langston, a financial professional in Milwaukie, OR. I understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. I can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, my personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
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Buying vs. Leasing a Car
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
The Anatomy of a Supplemental Health Plan
Here’s a guide to explain all the parts of Medicare.
Even dogs have bad days. So, what happens when your dog bites a neighbor or passing pedestrian?
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Understanding the value of a home warranty.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
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.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?