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.
Estate Management Checklist
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
Interest Rates: How Low Can They Go?
The question used to be, “How low can interest rates go?” Now it's, “How long can rates remain at their historic low levels?”
Volunteering in Retirement
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
How long does a $20 bill last?
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.