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.
Password Protection Strategies
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Certain Uncertainties in Retirement
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Inflation and Your Portfolio
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
The question used to be, “How low can interest rates go?” Now it's, “How long can rates remain at their historic low levels?”
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?