Welcome to Southwest Financial Services, LLC
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of our foundation of success.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search our website, send us a note with any questions you have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Do Your Kids Know The Value of a Silver Spoon?
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
To Catch a Thief
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate