Broker Check
No Cash, No Checks, No Problem Preparing For the Ultimate Vacation Don't Buy The Hype A New Way to Look at Your Bucket List

Understanding Today’s Financial Environment

Welcome, I’m Sandra Morin, EA, a financial and accounting professional in Bradley, Maine. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is saving for retirement, college savings, tax, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.

We also understand that small business owners each have unique accounting, tax, payroll, and retirement needs for their business.  At the initial conference, we discuss the nature of the work to be done for you and the fee arrangement.

Our professionals have years of experience in accounting, tax, and financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call 207.827.0408.

Helpful Content

“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.

Don’t Be Your Own Worst Enemy

Don’t Be Your Own Worst Enemy

Emotional biases can adversely impact financial decision making. Here’s a few to be mindful of.

What Is a 1035 Exchange?

What Is a 1035 Exchange?

1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.

 

Social Security Benefits: How Much Will I Receive

Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.

The Five Basics of Financial Literacy

How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.

Can Group, Private Disability Policies Work Together?

Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.

Insurance Needs Assessment: Married With Children

When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.

Six Most Overlooked Tax Deductions

Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.

Traditional vs. Roth IRA

One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.

View all articles arrow

Impact of Taxes and Inflation

Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.

Social Security Taxes

Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.

Tax Freedom Day

Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.

Saving for Retirement

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

What Is My Current Cash Flow?

Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.

Inflation & Retirement

Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.

View all calculators arrow

Principles of Preserving Wealth

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

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

View all presentations arrow

From Boats to Brokers

From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.

How to Retire Early

Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.

When Special Care Is Needed: The Special Needs Trust

A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.

18 Years’ Worth of Days

The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?

Can Election Results Predict the Market?

How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?

What Smart Investors Know

Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.

View all videos arrow