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.
How Insurance Deductibles Work
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
Revising Estate Strategy Assumptions
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
To Buy or Not to Buy
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
A collection of tips from professional travelers.
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.