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Brian Bolton

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Understanding Today’s Financial Environment

Preparing you for Life's Challenges

Welcome, I’m Brian Bolton, an insurance/financial professional in the Des Moines, Iowa area. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is full protection, saving for home, auto, business expansion, retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, we focus on your unique needs and financial objectives.

Our associates have years of experience with insurance and financial services. We can help you address the needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (515) 205-1473.

Click on "About Us" and select "Our Products and Services" for a list of the areas we can provide assistance. If you have a unique situation call or send an email and we will help you find a solution!

Helpful Content

Countering Counterfeit Currency

Countering Counterfeit Currency

Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.

When Heirs are Imperfect

When Heirs are Imperfect

The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.

Suddenly Single: 3 Steps to Take Now

Suddenly Single: 3 Steps to Take Now

Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.

 

The Great Debate Continues: Active vs. Passive

In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”

Can Group, Private Disability Policies Work Together?

Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.

How Stocks Work

Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.

When to Self-Insure

Choosing to bear the financial burden of an adverse event is called self-insuring. Do you know what that entails?

Best Performing Asset Classes

Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.

What's So Great About a Rollover?

Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.

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Federal Income Tax

Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.

What's My Potential Estate Tax?

This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.

What Is My Life Expectancy?

Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.

Paying Off a Credit Card

Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.

How Much Home Can I Afford?

With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.

Interested in a Fuel Efficient Car?

Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.

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An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

5 Smart Investing Principles

Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

Tax Management Strategies

Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.

Investment Strategies for Retirement

Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.

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Retiring the 4% Rule

A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.

Can Election Results Predict the Market?

How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?

Perception vs. Reality

There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.

A New Way to Look at Your Bucket List

That big list of dreams and goals isn't the only way to look at your bucket list.

Bursting the Bubble

Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?

Surprise! You’ve Got Money!

Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.

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