Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, at Barber Financial we understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is saving for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (814) 371-8187. We look forward to hearing from you.
Understanding Long-Term Care
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Alternative Investments - Going Mainstream
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
Four vacation destinations you might never have thought of.
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
This worksheet can help you estimate the costs of a four-year college program.
You make decisions for your portfolio, but how much do you really know about the products you buy? Try this quiz
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
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.
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.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.