CARITAS FINANCIAL: Strength and Virtue
Caritas (Care-uh-tahz) is Latin for charity, kindness, and compassion for others
At Caritas Financial, we do more than invest your money.
While other firms may just invest your money, our team focuses on creating strategies that seek to provide the income you need to achieve the life you want in retirement. We create a personalized plan based on your needs because we know that one’s real wealth is not solely defined by their balance sheet.
With many years of experience, our team is familiar with the issues you face. Our process starts with listening to you and learning what is important. This is the foundation of Caritas’ understanding and relationship with you — taking time to discover your life's purpose, values, perspectives, and expectations.
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When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Tax Reform: Before and After
What did the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act change? Here's a quick snapshot.
Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
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Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
The Supreme Court’s declaring DOMA unconstitutional may require some same-sex couples to reconsider their financial strategy.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
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.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?