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.
IRA Withdrawals that Escape the 10% Tax Penalty
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Test Your Life Insurance Knowledge
How much do you know about one of the most important tools you have to help protect your and your family’s financial future?
Retiring the 4% Rule
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
Five creative (and inexpensive) ideas for motivating your employees.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Good employee health can be great for the company’s bottom line.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.