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 Will Working Affect Social Security Benefits?
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Bursting the Bubble
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Ready for Retirement?
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
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.
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
Estate management can help ensure that your assets are transferred according to your wishes while managing tax issues.
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.
2018 could be shaping up to be an interesting year.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
That big list of dreams and goals isn't the only way to look at your bucket list.
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.