Advice For Life
Experience for your financial needs
Care for your financial well being
Guiding paths to financial security for over 30 years
Tracy Lamond is an investment manager, Chartered Financial Analyst, and planning consultant helping clients in all stages of life. She applies her extensive knowledge of personal finance and professional investing to each client's unique situation, offering expert and intelligent advice for strategies to grow, protect, and enjoy the benefit of well managed financial assets.
Life changes. Priorities change. Markets, politics, tax laws, and global economies fluctuate. A professional and experienced advisor can provide stability and commitment in achieving goals. Tracy can help to properly construct and diversify your portfolio, plan for transitions, minimize your taxes, and manage your finances as your needs and objectives change over time. She can help you and your family to save, invest, create wealth, provide income, and plan for the hallmarks of legacy.
What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
Problems with Probate
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Retiring the 4% Rule
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
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.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.