At ACT Financial Services, we understand that everyone, young and old, face many important decisions that can affect their long-term financial success. We consider it an honor and a privilege to help our clients work towards a more secure future. Please feel free to explore this site to gain a better understanding of our firm and how we help our clients plan for, meet, and exceed their financial goals.
How We Assist You with Financial Decisions
Randy Cowell decided to go to Africa to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro. Spoiler: HE LIVED! Listen & watch his first account of the adventure.
“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.
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
How Big is Money?
Learn a little about worldwide currency in this fun infographic
Purchasing homeowners insurance is critical for protecting your home.
You’re hit by an uninsured driver. Now what? Are you protected against financial losses?
90% of small businesses in the U.S. don't protect their data from cyber attacks. Is your business at risk?
If you find it hard to attain personal life goals, there’s an app for that!
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
Your credit score may influence how much you pay for auto and home insurance.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
That big list of dreams and goals isn't the only way to look at your bucket list.
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.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.