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.
When Do You Need a Will?
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: right now.
Social Security: Five Facts You Need to Know
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
To Buy or Not to Buy
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
How long does a $20 bill last?
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
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 some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.