Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m David Dixon, a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER in Las Vegas, Nevada. Navigating today's world of finance can be challenging. Individuals and families face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. It is my mission to help clients create streams of income and avoid retirement planning disasters. Our investment approach is radically different in that we suggest investing to achieve a mix of different income streams as opposed to chasing phantom appreciation. You want income you can reinvest, not complexity.
With over 25 years of financial planning experience and nearly $100 million under management, we pride ourselves on putting the needs of our clients first. We can help you address your needs of today and plan for your needs in the future. We look forward to working with you and invite you to spend time on our website in order to get better acquainted with us and feel free to call us at (702) 982-2479.
Getting a Head Start on College Savings
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
Do You Feel Lucky?
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
Important Birthdays Over 50
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Those looking into environmentally minded home modifications may get a boost from Uncle Sam’s tax incentives.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Assess how many days you'll work in 2012 to pay federal tax liability.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability, along with average and marginal tax rates.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: right now.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here's three tips.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.