Understanding Today's Financial Environment
Welcome, we're Broad River, a financial organization in Portland, OR. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Keeping Summer Safe: Pool and Spa Safety Tips
Each year hundreds of children die or are injured in pool accidents. By taking seven steps, you can keep your pool safe.
Should You Ever Retire?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Should You Borrow from Your 401(k)?
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
The item most homeowners forget on their home improvement project checklist is insurance.
What kind of auto insurance should you have? Do you know?
Five creative (and inexpensive) ideas for motivating your employees.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.