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.
As a professional, I have years of experience in financial services. I can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. I look forward to working with you through all stages of your life.
The Fed and How It Got That Way
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
What Is an Annuity?
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Social Security Benefits: How Much Will I Receive
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Technology tips to make your next trip even better.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
What kind of auto insurance should you have? Do you know?
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.