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Whether you are just starting to save for your future, or are a seasoned investor, Harvest Financial has the financial management experience to direct you towards reaching your objectives. We also offer financial and investment services to business owners and their employees. Our commitment is to always provide unbiased advice, impeccable service, and diversified financial resources to serve your individual needs … that’s one benefit of an independent perspective.
What's Your Risk Number?
Click on the button below to determine your Risk Number, which objectively calculates your true risk tolerance utilizing a scientific framework that won the Nobel Prize for Economics.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
What Is a 1035 Exchange?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Earnings season can move markets. What is it and why is it important?
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
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.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.