Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Bob Chess, a Certified Financial Planner in Erie, Pennsylvania. I understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. My Team can help take the mystery out of preparing for tomorrow as you try to navigate today's financial enviorment. Whether you goal is saving for retirement, college savings, or an estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals.
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 (814) 864-0984.
The Richest Man in Babylon
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
A Penny Saved is Two Pennies Earned
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
Important Birthdays Over 50
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.