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.
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Estate Management 101
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Should You Invest in Exchange Traded Funds?
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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 a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.