Black Diamond Planners is a fee-only financial planning and investment firm.
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Our driving focus is to help our clients meet and exceed their lifetime goals. We do this by helping them create and maintain a comprehensive wealth management strategy. This effort includes making sure that our clients have an up-to-date investment strategy, financial plan, insurance plan, tax plan, and estate plan.
Jane Bond: Scaling the Ladder
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.
What is the Value of Your Business?
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
If you find it hard to attain personal life goals, there’s an app for that!
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.