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.
Weighing the Benefits of Prepaid Debit Cards
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
Your Emergency Fund: How Much Is Enough?
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
Changing Unhealthy Behaviors
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
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.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?