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Huntersville, NC 28078

Christian Financial Services

704-895-5400

 
Where Is the Market Headed? Retiring the 4% Rule Should You Tap Retirement Savings to Fund College? Will You Pay the AMT?

Welcome to Christian Financial Services

Our firm believes that every financial decision should be made with the purpose of preserving and expanding God's Kingdom.

Our mission is to guide each of our clients to hear Christ say, "Well done, good and faithful servant".  (Matthew 25:21)

Feel free to browse our site.  It will not only introduce you to our firm's philosophy and services, but also to a variety of calculators, newsletters and educational materials - all designed to keep you up-to-date on financial issues, strategies and trends.Thank you for visiting our site. We look forward to serving you.

Helpful Content

Will Power

Will Power

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

Investing with Your Heart

Investing with Your Heart

For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.

Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me?

Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me?

Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right

 

Don’t Be Your Own Worst Enemy

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

The Investment Risk No One’s Ever Heard Of

You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.

What to Look for in Personal Finance Apps

An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.

Social Security: The $64,000 Question

One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.

A Brief History of Estate Taxes

Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.

Getting a Head Start on College Savings

A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.

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How Much Home Can I Afford?

With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.

Tax Freedom Day

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

Estimate Your RMD

Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.

What Is My Life Expectancy?

Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.

A Look at Systematic Withdrawals

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

What Is My Risk Tolerance?

This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.

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5 Smart Investing Principles

Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

5 Smart Investing Strategies

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

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.

Retirement Plan Distributions

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

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

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

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What Smart Investors Know

Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.

Jane Bond: Scaling the Ladder

Agent Jane Bond is on the case, covering how bond laddering works.

Should You Ever Retire?

A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.

Events on Wall Street

Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.

Making Your Tax Bracket Work

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

File-and-Suspend, Suspended

Changes are coming to Social Security on May 1st, 2016.

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