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Retirement. Reassured. Addressing Today’s Retirement Challenges The Power of a Plan Customized Retirement Solutions

Understanding Today's Financial Environment

With over 25 years experience in the financial services industry, Hood Financial Insurance Services, LLC, is the premiere independent, insurance-based financial services company.

We specialize in working with pre-retirees and retirees who are serious about safely reaching their objectives and achieving maximum results without risk.

Whether you are looking to improve your retirement readiness, reduce taxes, increase your income, leave a legacy, or simply protect your estate from the uncertain issues of aging, we cover it all. 

At Hood Financial, we understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for and live through their retirement years.

We can help take the mystery out of what to do today and to adequately plan for an uncertain tomorrow.      

We are a proud member of the following organizations.

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Helpful Content

Choosing a Retirement Plan that Fits Your Business

Choosing a Retirement Plan that Fits Your Business

To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.

Ready for Retirement?

Ready for Retirement?

Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.

When Should You Take Social Security

When Should You Take Social Security

Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.

 

Planning for the Expected

You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.

Problems with Probate

Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.

Traditional vs. Roth IRA

One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.

Putting a Price Tag On Your Health

Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.

Insurance Needs Assessment: For Empty Nesters and Retirees

Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?

Fallen Tree Damage—Who Pays?

Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.

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Doubling Your Money

This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.

What's My Potential Estate Tax?

This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.

How Much Home Can I Afford?

With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.

Self-Employed Retirement Plans

Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.

Impact of Taxes and Inflation

Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.

Can I Refinance My Mortgage?

This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.

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5 Smart Investing Strategies

There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives

Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

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Bursting the Bubble

Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?

Perception vs. Reality

There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.

To Buy or Not to Buy

The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.

The Richest Man in Babylon

In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.

Consider These 3 Things Before Driving Off the Lot

There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.

What Smart Investors Know

Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.

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