Your Retirement Journey Begins Here...
In the game of chess, “best moves” are determined by developing a plan to advance toward victory while protecting valuable pieces from loss. Similarly, life’s financial “best moves” are determined by developing a comprehensive plan to achieve goals while protecting valuable assets.
At Fort Wealth Management, we understand that retirees face many important decisions that can affect their long-term financial success. Some of these decisions revolve around making investments that will help create a hedge against outliving their income, the impact of inflation, taxation, and rising healthcare costs.
Fort Wealth Management is a comprehensive retirement planning firm that helps Austin’s soon to be retired and retired residents effectively plan for and prepare for life’s greatest journey. As your retirement guides, allow our team to help you:
- Protect and preserve your retirement savings and investments
- Create an income plan for retirement
- Plan for long-term care medical needs
- Develop and implement an estate and legacy plan
In today’s new and challenging economic environment, you must not only save and invest strategically in order to retire, but also take distributions from your accounts during retirement in the most efficient manner as well. Count on us as your retirement guides to help you get to and through your golden years.
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Making Your Tax Bracket Work
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This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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