Understanding Today's Financial Environment
Welcome, I'm Paul Schifter, a financial planner in Commack, NY. 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 you are investing for retirement, college savings or estate planning, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (631) 366-1999.
Your DNA Test
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Spotting Credit Trouble
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Keep Your Umbrella Handy
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition waiting to claim them.
Planning for a special-needs child can be complicated, confusing, and even overwhelming.
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
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.
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
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Tulips were the first, but won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
What if instead of buying that home, you invested that money?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.