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.
An Arm and a Leg
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.
When Should You Take Social Security
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Marriage changes everything, including your insurance needs.
At what point can you call a personal vehicle commercial?
What kind of auto insurance should you have? Do you know?
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Five strategies for managing your student debt.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
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.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.