Northington Blog

10.20.14

PlanForComfort: College Freshman, A Mother/Daughter’s Story…

I am thankful that I have such a supportive family that will always be behind me and helping me with any problem or challenge that I will face. I know that whatever happens I can count on my Mom, Dad and brother to be there for me and that is important.

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9.22.14

PlanForComfort: Why Women Need to Save More Than Men

Men and women may not be on equal footing when it comes to investing for the future. On average, women work fewer years and earn less than men, but they also tend to live longer. Therefore, women must focus on the concerns that are unique to them when planning for retirement.

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9.8.14

PlanForComfort: Should You Convert to a Roth IRA?

Retirement investors at any level of income can now convert assets from a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA.

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9.2.14

PlanForComfort: Managing Cash Flow in Retirement

Plans and projections are always subject to change. Even with reasonable assumptions about investment returns, inflation, and retirement living costs, it’s likely you will encounter numerous changes to your cash flow over time.

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8.25.14

Financial Comfort: Protect Your Assets With a Trust

Generally speaking, most people use trusts to help maintain control of assets while they’re alive and medically competent, as well as indirectly maintain control of the disposition of assets if they’re medically unable to do so or in the event of death.

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8.11.14

The Importance of Professional Advice

There will be times when you can handle most of the management of your financial affairs. However, there will be other times when you should seek the help of an investment pro.

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8.3.14

401K Rolling Over: The Benefits of Consolidating Your Assets

Consolidation can help make administering and allocating your assets much simpler. Having your entire retirement portfolio summarized on one statement makes it easier to track performance and make changes

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7.21.14

PlanForComfort: How to Work with a Financial Advisor

Most people can benefit from professional guidance when they venture into the complex and confusing world of managing their financial affairs.

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7.3.14

PlanForComfort: Women Investors are not different, they just need to be understood…

Unfortunately, some negative stereotypes still exist about a woman’s ability to manage money, which may cause some women to feel they shouldn’t make their own investment choices. Some leave the decision making to their husbands, which can result in their being ill-equipped to handle their finances if they outlive their spouses.

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6.30.14

Planning to win with a strong branding message at Northington Investment Group

We recognize everyone defines financial comfort a little differently. It’s a state of mind that our company hopes to bring to all our clients who engage our services.

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