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.
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Good Health is Good Business
Good employee health can be great for the company’s bottom line.
Protecting Your Business from the Loss of a Key Person
Business owners may be able to protect themselves from the financial consequences of losing a key employee.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
What kind of auto insurance should you have? Do you know?
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.