Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
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.
Do all of your finances fit in one box? They can.
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A House Divided
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
Split Annuity Strategy
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Events on Wall Street
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving—or dragging—the economy.
Business owners may be able to protect themselves from the financial consequences of losing a key employee.
What can be learned from the savings rate?
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Despite recent tax-law changes, a stunning 4.6 million Americans are expected to pay the AMT in 2018.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.