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.
Important Birthdays Over 50
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Top New Digital Tools for Small Businesses
Apps that help small business owners better manage and grow their business.
Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
Social media may be a modern imperative for businesses looking to grow and build their brand, but it also introduces risk.
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.