Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Michael A. Chester at Mesa Verde Consulting, Inc., a tax and financial service company in Costa Mesa, California. We provide personalized services to meet your Accounting, Tax, and Financial Goals based on your needs, wants, and objectives.
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Healthcare Costs in Retirement
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Tax Rules When Selling Your Home
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
Tuning Your Social Security Benefit
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
What does your home really cost?
2018 could be shaping up to be an interesting year.