Preparing for Retirement
Welcome, I’m Bryan K. Hanner, CFP, ChFC, CLU a financial consultant in Columbus, IN. We understand that small business owners, employees, and individual investors face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. Planning for retirement is often misunderstood and underestimated. Current statistics show that few Americans are financially prepared for retirement. With over thirty years of experience representing small business owners, employees, and individuals we understand the peaks and valleys of life. Each life stage presents it's own blessings and hurdles.
It's been said that luck is where preparation meets opportunity. We would like to help you prepare for your next opportunity.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial and insurance 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 812-372-9402.
The New Red Scare: Chinese Ownership of U.S. Debt
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
Budget Check Up: Tax Time Is the Right Time
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
When Should You Take Social Security
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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.
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”