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.
Four Reasons Millennials Need an Estate Strategy
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
Earnings for All Seasons
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
Choices for Your 401(k) at a Former Employer
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
How much do you know about one of the most important tools you have to help protect your and your family’s financial future?
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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 a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.