Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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.
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Social Media: #NewestBusinessLiabilityRisk
Social media may be a modern imperative for businesses looking to grow and build their brand, but it also introduces risk.
Insuring Your Second Home
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
Insurance Needs Assessment: When You're Young and Single
Even if you’re young and single, you should still consider protecting yourself.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
Apps that help small business owners better manage and grow their business.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Learn a little about worldwide currency in this fun infographic
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.