Your Financial Success. That’s The Plan!
At Tufford~Hughes & Associates, we believe that creating a customized financial plan and strategy is the only way to help build a strong foundation to reach your goals. We first take the time to truly understand you, your values and objectives. It is only then that we will begin to utilize a diverse portfolio of resources to best suit your unique situation and craft an individualized game plan. And then we provide ongoing advice to help keep your plan on course. It’s the Tufford~Hughes way – and it’s the unique way that we’ve been working with clients since 1972.View our Services
A Look at Diversification
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Investment Challenges of the Affluent Investor
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different?
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.