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 Economic Journey of Your Morning Coffee
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Avoiding Cognitive Decline
Try these activities to keep your brain sharp.
All Muni Bonds Are Not Created Equal
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Here are 4 great, and sometimes unexpected, places to raise a family.
Divorce is the second most stressful time in a person's life. Here's some tips to get through it.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
At what point can you call a personal vehicle commercial?
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.