Posts by Brooklynn Chandler-Willy

Create Your Vision For Retirement In 3 Steps

How do we turn our retirement dreams into reality? It’s a big question that many of us are unsure how to answer. This show provides three key steps to take now that can help listeners make that bucket list come to life in retirement. We’ll explore financial strategies that cover the cost-of-living basics — and…

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Tax Season Is Upon Us

Tax season is upon us, and it’s time to figure out if and how changes brought by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will affect you. Bear in mind that adjustments have been made in each of these areas:1 Individual tax income brackets and tax rates Standard deduction (doubled) Personal exemptions (eliminated) Child credit (increased)…

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Key Components to Wealth Management in Retirement

You’ve likely heard of the concept “wealth management” before. Just stringing together a definition when thinking about those two words is simple… if you have wealth, you are managing that wealth. And to manage that wealth, it involves making decisions on where it goes, how it’s invested, and how it should change over time. More…

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Our Formula

Here at Texas Financial Advisory I am proud to say we operate a holistic comprehensive wealth management firm focused on taxes, investments & estate planning. There is a formula to help better understand what that means. Wealth Management = Investment Consulting + Advanced Planning + Relationship Management. I created a fun video that better explains…

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The Eight Pillars of a Sound Retirement Strategy

In construction, the key to a sturdy, long-lasting house is the foundation. The same goes for people seeking to build a solid financial house for retirement: It all starts with a sturdy foundation. This show details the eight pillars — assets, income, protective features and more — that go into building a financial house for…

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Diversification & Your Retirement Portfolio

One key to making your financial ride through retirement smoother, more predictable and less stressful can be summed up in one word: Diversification. With retirement approaching or already here, there are four diversification levels to visit — four boxes to check to help reduce market risk AND position your assets for growth. We’ll walk you through…

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The Importance of Personal Umbrella Policies

The benefits of umbrellas You have insurance policies on your house and vehicles. You might also insure other types of property you own (boats, airplanes, etc.). But do you have enough coverage, considering your personal wealth? If you’re financially successful, the answer may be a resounding no. The reason is that most insurance policies top…

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Correcting the Ship When There’s a Market Correction

After experiencing an extraordinary run for the market, February 2018 proved to be a stark reminder of market volatility with the Dow dropping by more than 2,000 points in a 4-day period. Such an event reminds us that when planning for retirement, market volatility is still a force we absolutely need to consider, because such…

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Stretch Those Assets!

Will your retirement nest egg last as long as you need it to? That question keeps pre-retirees and retirees awake at night. This show is designed to help them put the question to rest by offering a range of suggestions for how to extend the life of one’s retirement assets so they’re positioned to last…

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Retiring Business Owner? Plan For Succession

If you’re a small business owner, you’ve invested a great deal of time and effort into building your company. With day-to-day demands, it may be difficult to imagine your eventual transition into retirement. Yet, if you wantto build personal financial security and ensure business continuation, it is important to plan ahead. Business succession planning can…

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