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.
Acres of Diamonds
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Lots of Variables with Fixed-Rate Mortgages
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Social Security: The \$64,000 Question
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.