Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—John H Bryan can help you address your most pressing money questions.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search my website, send me a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
The Anatomy of an Index
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
The History of Retirement
Do you know where the idea of “retirement” comes from?
Budgeting After a Divorce
Divorce is the second most stressful time in a person's life. Here's some tips to get through it.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.
Five creative (and inexpensive) ideas for motivating your employees.
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?