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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How Stocks Work
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
Jane Bond: Scaling the Ladder
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
And the Executor Is
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
What does the Tax Reform and Jobs Act mean for you?
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.