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.
Insurance Needs Assessment: Married With Children
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
Financial Strategies in a Post-DOMA World
The Supreme Court’s declaring DOMA unconstitutional may require some same-sex couples to reconsider their financial strategy.
Rebalancing Your Portfolio
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
At what point can you call a personal vehicle commercial?
Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
Learn a little about worldwide currency in this fun infographic
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.