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.
The Economic Journey of Your Morning Coffee
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
The Five Basics of Financial Literacy
How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.
All Muni Bonds Are Not Created Equal
Gaining a better understanding of municipal bonds makes more sense than ever.
Tips on insuring your teen driver.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Explore the growing influence women wield over the economy with this handy infographic.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
Read this overview to learn how financial advisors are compensated.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Do you know how to set up your financial goals for success? This knight does.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial professional about changes in your situation.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.