Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Dixie Kendrick, a financial professional in Des Moines, Washington. I understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. I can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is saving for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, my personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
I have years of experience in financial services. I can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. I look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call me at (206) 242-5600.
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A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
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Ready for Retirement?
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Here are 4 great, and sometimes unexpected, places to raise a family.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
The seas of the market are constantly shifting. Whether the good ship IPO can set sail may depend heavily on the tides.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.