Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Mark S. Butterworth, a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM in Danvers, MA. I understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. I can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether you are investing for retirement, college savings or estate planning, my personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
I have over twenty years of experience in financial services. I can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. I look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call 978-774-9200.
Tax Reform: Before and After
What did the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act change? Here's a quick snapshot.
How Stocks Work
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
Assess Life Insurance Needs
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
Are you a thrill seeker, or content to relax in the backyard? Use this flowchart to find out more about your risk tolerance.
Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system.
Good employee health can be great for the company’s bottom line.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Do you know how to set up your financial goals for success? This knight does.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.