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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Women and Financial Strategies
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Your Changing Definition of Risk in Retirement
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Five creative (and inexpensive) ideas for motivating your employees.
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.