Welcome to Amy L. Smith Financial Services
Here at Amy L. Smith Financial Services, individuals and families can seek financial planning* advice and services as they pursue their dreams and goals. I believe that by establishing a firm foundation of trust and communication, and by recognizing that there are eight wealth management issues essential to any financial solution, I can help you develop a plan to follow that is unique to your personal needs and goals.
The foundation of our success has been the personal relationships we develop with each of our clients. By truly understanding who you are and what you want, we can assist you more effectively on your path toward financial success. We are dedicated in helping you set financial goals, monitoring those goals and keeping you informed of the process and achievement of these goals.
We invite you to explore our website to learn more about Amy L. Smith Financial Services, our team, and the array of resources available to you on this site. You will find a host of information, including current financial market updates, articles, investment research tools, financial planning resources and calculators, as well as useful links to other financial and investment related sites.
We would welcome the opportunity to help you begin planning for your successful financial future. Call us at (607) 797-8564.
*These services are offered by Amy Smith through her affiliation with HD Vest
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Making Your Tax Bracket Work
Have you explored all your options when it comes to managing your taxable income?
What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
Marriage changes everything, including your insurance needs.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
The money problems or bad lifestyle habits of adult children could lead to the squandering of any inheritance they receive.
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
As the economy gathers momentum, many are waiting for their personal finances to gather momentum, too.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”