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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Understanding the value of a home warranty.
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
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Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.