Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Jo Ann Thibault, a financial professional in Colchester, VT. I understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. I can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is saving for retirement, college savings, or estate strategies, my personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
I have years of experience in financial services. I can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. I look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (802) 861-7988.
Budget Check Up: Tax Time Is the Right Time
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
To Buy or Not to Buy
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Social Security Taxes
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.