Helping Clients Invest in Their Financial Dreams
With something as personal as your finances, it’s important to work with an advisor you trust and with whom you want to work for the long-term. After all, building a financial plan is not a one-time event; it is an ongoing process that requires adjustments as your life or goals change. At Clayton Investment Associates, we want to fill this role in your life. We welcome the opportunity to guide you along your financial path. Contact us to take the first step.
Once Upon a Goal
Do you know how to set up your financial goals for success? This knight does.
Password Protection Strategies
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Weighing the Benefits of Prepaid Debit Cards
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
Here’s a guide to explain all the parts of Medicare.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Even if you’re young and single, you should still consider protecting yourself.
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
Apps that help small business owners better manage and grow their business.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.