Welcome to Investment Designers, Inc.
Investment Designers offers people in our communities a full range of financial products and services. Our associates believe that investment management, retirement planning, and estate conservation should be top priorities for individuals and families of all ages and income ranges. And companies of all sizes should have access to high-quality retirement plans and educational materials for their employees.
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 Life Insurance Becomes Taxable
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
Insurance Needs Assessment:When You're Married With Children
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Are Real Estate Investment Trusts right for your portfolio?
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?