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.
Revising Estate Strategy Assumptions
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Put It in a Letter
A letter of instructions provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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
Tulips were the first, but won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invest instead?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”