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.
Value vs. Growth Investing
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
The Power of Compound Interest
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Ready for Retirement?
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
Even if you’re young and single, you should still consider protecting yourself.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
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.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.