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.
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Types of Stock Market Analysis
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.