Welcome to Giesting Financial! Thank you for taking the time to learn more about us.
Managing your financial assets is really a continuous journey, with distinct stages including accumulating wealth during your working career, and then distributing the highest possible income stream to provide for a comfortable and secure retirement. In addition, there are important events along the way such as education, vacations, weddings, unforeseen financial needs and the opportunity to leave a legacy.
Like any successful journey, you need a plan – beginning with the end in mind - and someone to help guide you along the way. That’s what we do. As financial planning specialists, our Mission is to help our clients make wise financial decisions at every stage, so they can get the most out of life!
Countering Counterfeit Currency
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
Four Reasons Millennials Need an Estate Strategy
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
The Power of Tax-Deferred Growth
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Understanding the types of long-term-care services—and what those services could cost—may be critical.
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Are Real Estate Investment Trusts right for your portfolio?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
What is your plan for health care during retirement?