Best Places To Live In Retirement

By Brooklynn Chandler-Willy | January 10, 2018

Many retirees believe the best place to live in retirement is right in their own home. Let’s explore some of the “best places” where that home might be located and what it might look like. It’s worth noting that the retirement experience varies widely. Some people have the money to relocate or buy a second…

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Texas Financial Advisory Ranked as a Top San Antonio Financial Advisor

By Brooklynn Chandler-Willy | December 12, 2017

Expertise.com recently reviewed over 329 financial advisors in the San Antonio area and selected the top 20 based off of a detailed selection criteria. 1. Reputation – A history of delighted customers and outstanding service 2. Credibility – Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards. 3. Experience – Masters of their craft, based on…

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TFA Radio Show – Nest Egg Longevity

By Brooklynn Chandler-Willy | December 11, 2017

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…

Economic Growth Prospects for the Future

By Brooklynn Chandler-Willy | November 28, 2017

Economic Growth Prospects for the Future Are life-changing innovations a thing of the past in the United States? While today’s technology seems to advance in leaps and bounds, one economist believes it won’t change the fabric of the average American’s life the way inventions like electricity, indoor plumbing and the elevator did in the 20th…

TFA Radio Show – Know Where Your Money Goes

By Brooklynn Chandler-Willy | November 20, 2017

When it comes to retirement spending habits and peoples’ expectations for the expenses they’ll incur in retirement, and the amount they need to save now to cover those expenses later, the picture is often pretty cloudy. This show seeks to provide clarity by examining retirement spending habits and expenses, revealing the specific expense categories and…

Working Longer

By Brooklynn Chandler-Willy | November 16, 2017

Ah, the life questions we face. Young adults contemplate which college to attend and how that might affect their future. Women – and increasingly often, men – ponder whether to stay home and raise children, work or both. People contemplate job changes and relocations. And then, of course, a big question: When should I retire?…

Texas Financial Advisory is coming to TV!

By Brooklynn Chandler-Willy | November 8, 2017

Have you missed out on hearing the Texas Financial Advisory show on the radio? No worries! We are weeks away from making our television show debut. The Texas Financial Advisory radio show is being adapted into a television program. We will debut in January on ABC KSAT 12 (TIME TBA).   While you wait, check…

Wealth and Income: Some Tax Implications

By Brooklynn Chandler-Willy | November 6, 2017

What do Michael Bloomberg, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Mitt Romney all have in common? When they held public office, each accepted only $1 in annual compensation. President Trump also has chosen to forgo his pay, donating his first-quarter salary – minus an amount for taxes – to the National Parks Service. Taxes were deducted from the…

How We Guide You To Retirement

By Brooklynn Texas Financial Advisory | September 6, 2017

Texas Financial Advisory Is Recognized!

By Brooklynn Texas Financial Advisory | September 5, 2017

Texas Financial Advisory and Brooklynn Chandler Willy are blessed to receive this fantastic award from Texas Monthly for three straight years. The top wealth managers in Texas are recognized for excellent customer service and overall satisfactions. We thank our fantastic clients for allowing us to receive this fantastic award! Texas Financial Advisory has been working…

Stress in Retirement? It’s More Common Than You Think.

By Brooklynn Texas Financial Advisory | September 5, 2017

Many of us have an image of how retirement is supposed to be: You’re free! No boss to answer to, no schedule to keep, no demands upon you. In short, retirement equals no stress, right? But the reality is that some retirees report they still have stress after they leave their jobs.1 So what gives? Why are retirees…

Retirement: The New Status Symbol

By Brooklynn Texas Financial Advisory | August 21, 2017

A lack of savings among many U.S. households could mean a change in the perception of retirement. It used to be a foregone conclusion that once you were too old to work, you retired. That’s not always the case anymore. More than a third of U.S. households in prime earning years or later have no…