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.
How to Retire Early
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
What Can a Million Dollars Buy You?
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Protection Against Uninsured Drivers
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
The item most homeowners forget on their home improvement project checklist is insurance.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.