About Our Washington DC Financial Planner
Welcome, I’m Jeffrey Settle, a financial planner serving the greater Washington DC metro area. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether you are investing for retirement, college savings or estate planning, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call 301-563-9700.
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The Financial Literacy Crisis
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
Investment Challenges of the Affluent Investor
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
Is a SEP-IRA Right for Your Business?
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out.
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, infiltrating the world of bonds.