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.
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The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
A collection of tips from professional travelers.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?