Broker Check

758 E. High Street
Pottstown, PA 19464

LinkedIn

Matthew Williams

(610) 970-8555

 
Rightsizing for Retirement Raise Your Retirement Income Ready for Retirement? Interest Rates: How Low Can They Go?

Welcome, I’m Matt Williams, a financial specialist with Lifepoint Financial, an office of Independence Planning Group. Perhaps someone you know is worried about their financial future. They may be concerned about running out of money in retirement, unsure if they'll have the funds to send their kids to college, or are questioning if their investments, cash flows and insurances are as optimal as they could be.

While some of these issues may not affect you, millions of Americans are feeling financially disorganized and are frustrated with the fragmented advice and scattered financial life they have been living.

Since 2003, Lifepoint Financial has helped people and small business cut through the clutter of their financial world and see what they are financially capable of when taking a complete approach to financial management.

Our site is filled with educational videos, articles and presentations designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search our website, send us a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular concept or idea. We’ll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.

Helpful Content

Retirement Income and the Traditional Portfolio

Retirement Income and the Traditional Portfolio

Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.

The Big Picture– Cracking Open a Six Pack

The Big Picture– Cracking Open a Six Pack

Knowing your risks is essential when making investment decisions and exit decisions.

“Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams to Watch For

“Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams to Watch For

Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.

 

Will Power

Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.

Your Changing Definition of Risk in Retirement

A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.

Why You Need an Estate Strategy

Do you have an estate strategy? You should.

Global vs. International: What’s The Difference?

International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.

Inflation - Back to the Future

Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.

Insurance Needs Assessment: For Empty Nesters and Retirees

Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?

View all articles arrow

A Look at Systematic Withdrawals

This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.

What Is My Current Net Worth?

Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.

Potential Income from an IRA

Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.

Should I Pay Off Debt or Invest?

This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.

Lifetime of Earnings

Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.

Saving for Retirement

This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.

View all calculators arrow

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

5 Smart Investing Strategies

There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

Keys to Investing for Retirement

There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement

Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

View all presentations arrow

Making Your Tax Bracket Work

Have you explored all your options when it comes to managing your taxable income?

Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart

Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.

An Arm and a Leg

A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.

What Smart Investors Know

Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.

The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing

It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.

Choosing a Mortgage

Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.

View all videos arrow